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Thursday, June 4, 1970


Flags flew in Marlinton from the west end of the bridge through Main Street for Memorial Day and town officials and the workers who put them up deserve the many complimentary comments. The more than a dozen new large flags rippling from the staffs attached to the light poles made the holiday more meaningful.

Hillsboro High School

Harold Eugene Adkins, Delilah Jan Bivens, Sandra Kay Bruffey, Betty Jane Callison, Richard Harper Fowler, Lana Gail Gilkerson, James Andrew Hefner, Bertie Louise Hickman, John Harper Hill, Linda Sue Hill, William David Kershner, Charles Richard Lawrence Moore, Donald Eugene McNeel, Brenda Sue Pritt, Barbara Sue Pritt, Sylvia Jean Pritt, Bennie May Roberts, Brenda Sue Rose, Vaughn Austin Rudd, Judy Carol Ratliff, Rose Marie Shue, Larry Wayne Simmons, Charles Cyrus Starks, Carolyn Sue Tincher, Elmer Lee Tincher, Jr., Dennis Eugene Vaughan, Clarice Marie Walton, William Thomas Workman.

Green Bank High School

Robert Loyd Beverage, Betty Lou Brewster, Rebecca Chestnut, Cheryl Lynn Colaw, Dottie Lou Colaw, Patrick Wayne Coleman, Leonard David Collins, Karen Lynn Conn, Michael David Crist, Clarence Edward Ervine, Fredric Page Gardner, Linden Ray Good, James Allen Gragg, Barbara Jean Greathouse, Steven Matthew Hamed, David Peter Hawkins, Gary Allen Hedrick, Arne Elbert Hun-gerbuhler, Michael David Hickson, Sue Ann Kelley, Rosemary Louise Lambert, Sharon Jean Lowe, James David McLaughlin, Marilynn McLaughlin, Sidney Brent Moore, Cathy Dean Moyers, Robert Marshall Oliver, Debra Lynn Poling, Glema Nixola Rexrode, Roger Ellis Ryder, Charlotte Marie Shears, Larry Allen Sheets, Henry Howard Shinaberry, Wanda Jean Smith, Linda Sue Snyder, Edward Wayne Tallman, Linda Lee Taylor, Victoria Lee Taylor, Harold Leon Tyson, William Nevin Waybright, Jr., Rhonda Cheryl Wenger.

Marlinton High School

Michael Anderson, William Barb, Sam Baxter, Terry Bennett, Linda Bowling, Mike Broce, Betty Brown, Barry Buzzard, Diane Buzzard, Mary Jane Buzzard, Johnnie Cain, Linda Calhoun, Linda Circosta, Carla Wine Corbett, Margaret Crislip, Harry Chockett, Glenda Cutlip, Jerry Dale, Curtis Dunbrack, Jr., Annette Eye, Charles Friel, Christine Friel, Margaret Friel, Donna Galford, Jo Debra Galford, James Goldizen, Carolyn Hammons, Johnnie Hayslett, Karen Howsare, Fane Irvine, Ray Kramer, Linda Landis, John David Long, Edwin Mace, Joyce Markley, Stephen Meadows, Margaret McCall, William McMann, Ronnie Peacock, Mary Beverage Quick, Betty Reed, Diane Sharp, Elizabeth Sharp, Sherry Sharp, Virginia Shearer, Scott Sheets, Rebecca Shinaberry, Frances Small, Freddy Small, Frances Tacy, Jimmy Thomas, Linda Titus, Yvonne Dunbrack Triplett, Jean Wade, Douglas Wagner, Peggy Ware, Regina Waugh, Rose Ellen Waugh, Edwin White, Joe White, Delmont Wilfong, Ronnie Wilfong, Brett Withers, Charles Woods.

Walker – Beverage

Miss Shirley Ann Beverage, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Forest Beverage, of Hillsboro, became the bride of Curtis W. Walker, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. E. Walker, of Hillsboro, on Friday evening, May 22, 1970, at seven o’clock in the Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church at Hillsboro. The Rev. Ralph Rose performed the candlelit double-ring ceremony.


Born to Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Randle, of Cleveland, Ohio, a daughter.


Henry Lester, 79, of Marlinton; born in Kentucky, a son of the late Lanty and Nancy C. Lester. Burial in Mountain View Cemetery.

Clyde L. Varner, 48, of Chilhowie, Virginia, formerly of Marlinton. Burial in Mountain View Cemetery.

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