Rockmart High School class of 1959 reunites

Members of the Rockmart High School Class of 1959 recently celebrated their 60-year reunion. The event, which included a catered barbecue dinner, was held Sept. 14 at Coot’s Lake, off U.S. 278. Attending the reunion were: (front row, from left) Marie (Reynolds) Glenum, Elaine (Coats) Bailey, Shelba (Statham) Wright, Nell (Duke) Baldwin, Charlene (Hendrix) Tolbert, Patsy (Townsend) Harshman, James Taylor, Clair (Reeves) Statham, Margaret (Wilmoth) Christian, Patsy (Griggs) Mundy, Eloise (Pilgrim) Robinson; (back from left) Bobby Joe Bradley, Jack Davis, Nelle (Smith) Brown, Benny Tolbert, Charlie Edwards, Glenda (Norris) Taylor and William Benefield. Also attending but not pictured were Ann (Young) Vining, David Brock, Tony McGraw, Janet (Bishop) McGrew, Eddie Witcher, Russell Wheeler and C.C. (Coot) Hulsey.