class of 59 reunion

The Sylva High School Golden Hurricanes Class of 1959 held a reunion on Aug. 14 at Lovedale Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Tables displayed mementos and posters of past events, and one table was set up to honor the 47 graduates who are “gone but not forgotten.” Those present, from left (seated): Linda Barnes Jiles, Wanda Merrill Freeman Buchanan, Jerry Scott Cooper, Charles Chambers and Nancy Dean Cogdill; (second row): Martha Wright Williamson, Mary Jo Green Maidon, Mary Lee Ramsey Dillard, Barbara Messer Mills, Shelbia Justice Jacobs, Gail Sellers Buchanan, Charles Queen, Charles Dills and Charles “PeeWee” Nicholson; (third row): Jack Gunter, Edd Austin, Linda Lou Hall Stiles, Jerry Douglas Cooper and Roy Taylor.