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•   Helle Hasselbach (Loft) (1986)  9/12
•   Patti Snodgrass (Davis) (1986)  7/12
•   Martin Bentancur (Bentancur) (1986)  3/12
•   Malorie May (McBath) (2005)  19/11
•   Kacey Young (Marshall) (2004)  16/11
•   Carolyn Kilpatrick (Akin) (1995)  15/11
•   Samantha Lawhon (Lawhon) (2009)  10/10
•   Halee Frizzell (Miller) (2009)  23/9
•   Hayden Holson (Holson) (2009)  22/9
•   Garrison Bluhm (2015)  8/9
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Percentage of Joined Classmates: 25.5%

A:   803   Joined
B:   2342   Not Joined


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2 live in Alabama
1 lives in Alaska
3 live in Arizona
4 live in Arkansas
3 live in Armed Forces Europe
11 live in California
6 live in Colorado
4 live in Florida
4 live in Georgia
1 lives in Hawaii
4 live in Illinois
1 lives in Indiana
1 lives in Kansas
5 live in Louisiana
1 lives in Maine
2 live in Maryland
2 live in Michigan
1 lives in Mississippi
2 live in Missouri
1 lives in Nebraska
9 live in New Mexico
1 lives in New York
2 live in North Carolina
1 lives in North Dakota
5 live in Ohio
6 live in Oklahoma
2 live in South Carolina
1 lives in Tennessee
667 live in Texas
3 live in Utah
2 live in Virginia
3 live in Washington
1 lives in Wisconsin
1 lives in British Columbia
1 lives in Australia
1 lives in Denmark
1 lives in Ecuador
1 lives in Germany
2 live in Korea
2 live in United Kingdom
2,322 location unknown
892 are deceased


•   Jamie Graham (Kincaid) (1993)  12/17
•   Tona Tankersley (1989)  12/17
•   Sherry Hafner (Oliver) (1965)  12/18
•   Dave Mayfield (1966)  12/18
•   Randal Reid (1983)  12/18
•   Lacey Smith (Williams) (1999)  12/18
•   Jim Moore (1990)  12/19
•   Shannon Shea (1999)  12/19
•   Kimberly Anderson (Collier) (1992)  12/20
•   Kelly Denson (Smith) (1985)  12/20
•   Heather Grant (Blanford) (1995)  12/20
•   Mindy McDonald (Broadfoot) (1992)  12/20
•   Brooke Brookreson (Crow) (1988)  12/21
•   George Raymond Dick (1964)  12/21
•   Cory Eisenberg (1992)  12/21
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James Richard Byers

James Richard Byers

James Richard Byers

August 22, 1954 - November 20, 2017





James Richard Byers was born on August 22, 1954 to Jo Willie and Bessie Mae Street Byers in Crosbyton, TX. He moved to Abilene in 1984. Richard and his family lived in Lubbock, Lorenzo, and New Home.

He did his formal education in Lorenzo, TX. He attended McMurry University, Lubbock Christian University and Texas Tech University. He became a teacher/coach in 1977 at Lorenzo High School. He went on to coach basketball at New Home High School and from there to Jim Ned High in Tuscola, TX (8 years). He later coached at Jefferson and Madison Middle Schools in Abilene, TX. He retired May 19, 2015. Richard was baptized at Minda Street COC on April 11, 2009 where he remained a faithful member until death.

He married Jo Ann Gibbs Byers on March 25, 1978 and they were married for 39 years. From this unity 2 children were born.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, parents, three brothers, one sister, and a daughter, Edwina Ann Byers (2012).

He leaves to cherish his memories wife, Jo Ann Byers of Abilene; daughters, Erica Johnson of Odessa, TX, Erin Byers of Abilene, TX; four grandchildren, Dalawnia Johnson of Arlington, TX, Eric Johnson and Kobe Robinson both of Odessa, TX and Ayjolan Hall of Abilene, TX; one great granddaughter, Avalei Johnson of Odessa, TX; four sisters; one brother; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

Online condolences and memoires may be shared with the family through the obituary link at

Richard Byers

Coach Byers passed away Monday, November 20th.  Visitation Sunday November 26th at Elmwood Funeral home. Funeral service Monday 27th @ 1pm @ Minda Street COC


Class Of 1975

Tony Lanar Elkins

Tony Lanar Elkins

December 27, 1956 - November 17, 2017

OVALO: Tony Lanar Elkins, 60, died Friday, November 17, 2017. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 am Tuesday, November 21, 2017, in the McBee Cemetery, Ovalo, Services are officiated by Burtis Williams and directed by Fry~Smith Funeral Home, Tuscola.

Tony was born on December 27, 1956, to Robert and VonDean (Rose) Elkins in Abilene. He attended school in Tuscola and graduated from Jim Ned in 1975 after school Tony went to work in the oilfield.

Tony Enjoyed a simple, country way of life. He loved the outdoors, going fishing, to waking up and opening his front door every morning to watch the deer graze in his yard.

He loved his family dearly, stopping by his Mom and Dad's house every day for morning coffee, but most of all he adored his two sons, Colter and Garrett.

He is survived by his sons Colter Elkins and fiancee Stephanie of Abilene, Garrett Elkins of Abilene; parents Robert and VonDean of Tuscola; sister Rene Reilly and husband Patrick of Dripping Springs; and one grandson Aden.

May he now rest in peace with God.

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Wanda Ruth Hicks Hanley (St Flying Tigers)

Wanda Ruth Hicks Hanley

(July 28, 1937 - November 15, 2017)

Wanda Ruth Hicks Hanley age 80, born July 28, 1937 to Ervin and Maggie Hicks in Winters Texas. She passed away November 15, 2017 in Brownwood Texas. Burial will be at Buffalo Gap Cemetery in Buffalo Gap Texas. Wanda is survived by her 3 children, Debra Bates of Abilene, Kerry and Beth Hanley of Abilene and Darrell Hanley of Lawn. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by three sisters, Kathrine Watson of Abilene, Clara Belle Davis of Abilene and Mildred Virginia Long of New Mexico and one brother William Henry (Bill) Hicks of Talpa. She was preceded in death by husband Kenneth Adair Hanley, parents Ervin and Maggie Hicks, brother Nolan Hicks, two sisters Gladys Matthews and Christine Hilley, one grandson and 3 great-grandsons.

Alumni Officers Beginning October 2015

Jim Ned Alumni Association

Leslie (Gryder) Ward - President/                      Class of 1998

Crystal (Daniels) Torrez - Sec/Tresurer/      Class of 1998

Alice (Hall) Harp - Parade Chair/               Class of 1995

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