EMCC recognizes 381 graduates in 2001
CONGRATULATIONS EMCC President Dr. Tommy Davis, left, congratulates Jeremy Jarvis after Saturday's commencement exercise. While at EMCC, Jarvis was a Mississippi Centennial Scholar, First Team Academic All-State, and First Team Academic All-American, one of 20 chosen nationwide. Photo by Steve Swogetinsky/The Meridian Star
May 13, 2001
SCOOBA East Mississippi Community College graduated 381 students Saturday during ceremonies in the Keyes Currie Coliseum on the Scooba Campus. Candidates for graduation participating in the ceremony EMCC sophomores from the Scooba Campus, Meridian Naval Air Station and Columbus Air Force Base.
In his address to graduates, EMCC president Dr. Tommy Davis said he wanted them to remember four things:
Candidates for an Associate of Arts degree included David Jaron Andrews, Brandi LaShay Atkinson, Roxie LShay Bailey (CAFB), Christopher Ray Ball, Karen Lynn Batchelor (CAFB), Bennard Belk, Shevondra Waynee Benn, James Paul Blackburn, Patricia Ann Bohannon, Amanda Michelle Boone (CAFB), Michele Teresa Booth, Robert Guy Bottom, Barbara A. McCallum Boyd, Allison Rhea Bratton (CAFB), Dameion E. Brown (CAFB), Joann H. Brown, Milford Brown Jr., Shantisha Dionne Brown, Joshua David Buckley, Walter Lamar Burdett, Heather Nicole Burns, Brenda DeAnne Butler, William Daniel Calvert, Adam Monroe Carmichael, Christopher Nathan Carter (CAFB), James Nikel Carter, Tashanda Rush Chamberlin, Kristen Marie Clark, George Clifford Clayton III, Misty Lyn Clayton, Hope Susanne Nelson Cole, Macretia L. Conley (CAFB), Dennis Jakobi Cook, Leonard Earl Cotton, Melissa Kaye Crenshaw, Thad Lathan Cribbs, Joshua Brian Crowe, Kimberly LaToya Davis, ShaLena Genae Dixon, Frankie Lane Doss Jr., Eric Jon Edwards (CAFB), Michael Jamison Evans, Gladdean Bailey Frink (CAFB), Donna L. Franklin, Lucretia Inez Glass, Orlando Glass, Kelli Kristen Glenn, Pearl E. Gordon (CAFB), Tanya Latricia Gray (CAFB), Lucketa Marie Griffin (CAFB), Kristy Renee Guadagno, Kerrie Lynn Gough, Bobbie Mae Hailey, Sarah E. Hailey, Torrey Lydell Hale, Deatrick Hampton, Jefferson Carr Harrell, Rosemary Eugenia Harrell, Russell John Harris III (CAFB), Tequila O. Harris, Jennifer Kate Harrison, Amber Lee Hayden, Ernest Wayne Herron (MNAS), Katherine Elizabeth Hinton, James L. Hollingshed Jr., Kenisha Leondra Hopson, Sherry G. House (CAFB), John Humphries III, Kathy Jean Hutcherson, Jeremy Chalmers Jarvis, Tyronda Jenkins (CAFB), Brandy Nichole Johnson, Rodney Darrell Johnson, Charnelle Chavet Joiner (CAFB), Jvon Jones, Matthew Ward Jones, Savonya Shae Jones, ShaKimberly M. Jones, Jessica Hanson Jordan (CAFB), Valerie Kemp, Matthew Steven King, Gelyn Legantin Kline (CAFB), Vickie Nicole Landrum, McKenzie Antonio Lash, Douglas Leggett, Kevin Douglas Long, Tyreasia Carlean Love, Kylie Luke, Victor Rayshon Malone, Robin Bankhead Mason, Jacob Matlock, Orzie M. McCoy, Nesia Ann McCrary (CAFB), Jermiah William Mikell, Javarus Ramon Minor, Charles Philip Misso, Mary Lois Morris, Roshanda Claretta Nashm, Marvin Darnell Nickson, DeNecia Dawn Osborne (CAFB), Jimmy Lewis Parker Jr., Aya Shonta Patterson, Timmy Daray Penry, Wendy Pettit Pilgrim, Micori DaShawn Prince, April Deanna Puckett, Katherine Renee Ramsey, Shevita Jametrius Ramsey, Courtney L. Rice, Nekemia Deshun Rich, Shanaya S. Roberts, Gladys Ross, Richard James Rowery, Emily Scarlett Scarbrough, Brian Lamar Scott, Tony Latrel Scott, Juanita J. Sellers, Shan Michael Seymour, Tonya Claraissa Sharp, Melanie Suzanne Simpson, Tashelia Lashaye Skinner, Robert Curtis Skipper, Heather Nicole Smith, LaShonda Lugail Smith, Travis Tyrel Smith, Robert Lee Stennis Jr., Shalonda Lesha Stewart, Don Webster Stokes, Joetta Stuart, Richard Zachary Suber (CAFB), Bettye L. Sudbury (MNAS), John Scott Sykes (CAFB), Charlena Taggart (CAFB), Robert Yong Takle (MNAS), Jeremy Dewayne Tate, Jamison Clark Taylor, Lora Diane Taylor, Roderick Cornelius Taylor, Joseph Anthony Thomas, Evan Lee Thornton, Harold Centel Truman, Fred Ryan Truesdale, Jan Ellen VanDevender, Henry Nash Vaughn Jr., Robert J. Walker, James Clifton Wall III, Sean LaMichael Ward, Meg Elise Warren, Sharon Ann Washington (CAFB), Shameka Wells, Shirley Ann Westbrook, Amanda White, Lakeisha Ann Wilson, Melinda Darcell Windham, Demario Donyale Winston, Valerie Davis Woldridge (CAFB) and Lowry Galvann Yarbrough.
Candidates for an Associate of Applied Science degree included the following: in forestry technology, Douglas L. Jones, Jody Hill McGee, James Ahvel Sanford, Shan Michael Seymour, Stephen Wardlaw, Brandon Alan Whitmire and Robert Curtis Skipper; in automotive services technology, Benjamin Carlos Boyd and Ezell Holiday; in business technology, Cassandra Lynn Card, Tamika L. McNeese, Hiram Christopher Moore and Kristin Rena Glenn; in ophthalmic technology, Sherry Racqual Bryant, Keisha Dewanna Butler, Hynesia Rashia Cole, Dianna J McCall, Thomas Wayne Cherry, Anthony Terrell Seals and Kimberly Lashae Stewart; and in funeral service technology, Bobby Allen Cleveland, Cedric Lenoris Ellis, Joe H. Latimer II, Helen J. Lockett, Jason Jasper Moody, Monica Monique Parker, Erica Peters-Jones, Roshaunda M. Ramsey-Evans, Crystal Gail Reese, Denetra Kashon Stewart, Kenneth DeWayne Williams and Rhea Tinae Williams.
Candidates for a vocational certificate included: in the office assistant program, Patricia Ann Grady, Felischa Shenea Lewis and Takisha R. McNeese; and in automotive mechanics, Ricky Benamon, Christopher Coleman, Felix D. Edmonds, Allen M. Hopkins, Anthony Dewayne Johnson and Russell Carnel Rivers.
From staff reports