Category Archive: Biographies

Sep 17

Grady Jones

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  Grady Jones, was born in Fort Valley, Georgia, on August 19, 1929. The son of Woodford Grady Jones and mother Annie. Grady’s father was a farmer and cattle rancher. The family included Howard, Katheryn, Evelyn, Gertrude, and La Verne . He attended the public school system in Fort Valley and graduated from Concord Georgia …

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Jan 25

Rick Meehan

Rick Meehan

Rick Meehan was born August 19, 1931, in Waterbury Connecticut to Arthur Meehan and Dorothy Meehan. The Meehans had a daughter, Barbara, who now resides in Maryland. Rick attended the local school system and graduated in 1951 from Wilby Commercial High School. He then enlisted into the United States Army and began sixteen weeks of …

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Jan 07

Thomas Agerton

Thomas Agerton

Tom Agerton was born in Winter Haven, Florida, and spent his youth attending the Winter Haven School system. He was very active in the schools athletic program, participating in Track and field, football and swimming. In his senior year of high school, Tom tied the state record in the 220 yard dash, which allowed him …

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Nov 30

Richard Dick Sturm

Richard Strum

Richard Sturm, born to Ernest and Jennie Sturm, March 19, 1926, in Rochester, New York. At age 3, mother Jennie and two brothers, moved to Dubois, Pennsylvania, where the three boys attended grammar school and high school. In high school, Richard majored in business management and part of the school curriculum, was to allow him …

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Oct 25

Raul Rudy Ramirez

Rudy Ramirez

Born December 19, 1946 in Mercedes, Texas, to Santana and Lupe Ramirez. At an early age, the Ramirez family, packed their belongings and traveled to Mansfield, Ohio, a small┬ácity in the center of the state, to start a new life. There, Rudy entered elementary school and graduated from the same school system. As a student …

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