ALUMNI DEATHS

Richard L. Allen ’78 Dec. 11, 2014; Charlotte.

John Scott Arch ’94 Jan. 12, 2015; Cherokee.

Wanda L. Beck ’75 Nov. 8, 2014; Charlotte.

Gary Raymond Benton ’64 Jan. 31, 2015; Charlotte.

Donald R. Boone ’58 Oct. 26, 2014; Asheville.

Kevin H. Boutelle ’74 Feb. 9, 2015; Anderson, South Carolina.

Carter D. Brown EDS ’87 Jan. 4, 2015; Leicester.

John David Bumgarner ’72 Nov. 8, 2014; Conover.

Dennis R. Cable ’59 Oct. 1, 2014; Brooks, Georgia.

Rebecca J. Clark ’61 Dec. 30, 2014; Roswell, Georgia.

William D. Clodfelter ’66 Jan. 9, 2015; Asheville.

George L. Conley ’72 Dec. 9, 2014; Murphy.

Chester W. Crisp MAEd ‘79 March 28, 2015; Stecoah.

Rebecca Christenbury Crowley ’64 Feb. 8, 2015; Indian Trail.

Alma Lee Davis ’42 Jan. 29, 2015; Swan Quarter.

Rupert A. Decker ’78 March 21, 2015; Black Mountain.

Brett Michael Dumsha ’08 Dec. 13, 2014; Charlotte.

Thomas E. Dunn ’80 Dec. 25, 2014; Fletcher.

Tammy S. Dyke ’81 Jan. 2, 2015; Berkeley Lake, Georgia.

William Chris Edmonds ’78 Nov. 9, 2014; Greensboro.

Albert G. Eller MAEd ’75 Jan. 29, 2015; Raleigh.

Earl V. “Chuck” Farmer ’60 Sept. 25, 2014; Candler.

Charles E. Fetter ’75 Jan. 5, 2015; Summerfield.

Virginia Pickens Foster ’61 Nov. 27, 2014; Asheville.

William H. Foster Jr. MAEd ’66 Dec. 3, 2014; Beaufort, South Carolina.

Dennis Franklin ’47 Dec. 24, 2014; Dallas.

Gordon W. Friedrich ’77 Dec. 31, 2014; Charlotte.

Gwendolyn R. Gilbert MAEd ’83 Feb. 9, 2015; Mill Spring.

Jeanne G. Gochenour MS ’89 Jan. 26, 2015; Asheville.

Nancy Blanton Goodson ’48 Nov. 28, 2014; Charlotte.

Robert J. Gore ’80 March 4, 2015; Charlotte.

Sarah Kepley Hackamack ’07 Jan. 27, 2015; San Jose, California.

Lonnie R. Hamm ’77 Oct. 7, 2014; Bear Creek.

Jackie M. Hartman ’80 Oct. 9, 2014; Phoenix, Arizona.

Thomas J. Hawkins MPM ’11 March 11, 2015; Raleigh.

Michael A. Higgins ’64 March 9, 2015; Clarksville, Virginia.

Carleson H. Hipps ’59 MS ’68 Feb. 6, 2015; Canton.

Carolyn B. Hoots MAEd ’57 Nov. 29, 2014; Greenville.

John C. Howell ’73 Feb. 23, 2015; Waynesville.

Larry W. Huffman ’76 March 4, 2015; Newton.

Larry V. Hughes ’74 Nov. 12, 2014; Clemmons.

Sandra R. Humphries ’08 Nov. 26, 2014; Forest City.

Ella Bryson Hyatt MAEd ’55 Jan. 17, 2015; Whittier.

Daniel L. Irvin ’69 Nov. 3, 2014; Shelby.

Joan Burnett Jackson ’65 March 13, 2015; Danville, Virginia.

Eric Shelton Jordan ’87 March 4, 2015; Charlotte.

Jane B. LaFountaine ’59 MAEd ’78 Jan. 2, 2015; Waynesville.

Shirley R. Laughter ’59 Jan. 26, 2015; Hendersonville.

Craig Carow Lian ’05 Feb. 18, 2015; Fargo, North Dakota.

Edith S. Leake ’62 Jan. 28, 2015; Lowell.

Lewis T. Lockaby MA ’66 March 7, 2015; Greenville, South Carolina.

Ruth Penland Lucas ’38 Sept. 29, 2014; Penrose.

Frances Moore MacCorkle ’53 Jan. 12, 2015; Hayesville.

James M. Martin ’51 MAEd ’56 Dec. 15, 2015; Duluth, Georgia.

Mitchell Darren Mathews ’08 Feb. 11, 2015; Canton.

Rebekah Ray May ’72 March 30, 2015; Franklin.

Jon A. Mayhew ’93 Jan. 10, 2015; Surfside Beach, South Carolina.

Norma D. Morgan MAEd ’62 Jan. 1, 2015; Weaverville.

Hazel D. Morris ’57 Oct. 21, 2014; Asheville.

Linda Polk Mullis ’61 Feb. 4, 2015; High Point.

Roger L. Nelson Jr. ’81 March 23, 2015; Kernersville.

Gene T. Ownbey ’80 Dec. 21, 2014; Pfafftown.

Barbara C. Passmore ’67 MAEd ’74 Jan. 26, 2015; Dillard, Georgia.

Emily Fisher Phillips ’68 March 24, 2015; Orange Park, Florida.

Sue T. Pilarski ’74 Jan. 10, 2015; Seattle, Washington.

Charles C. Poindexter Jr. ’56 Jan. 1, 2015; Beaufort.

David George Price ’57 MAEd ’60 March 19, 2015; Charlotte.

Debra K. Prueitt MAEd ’80 Nov. 22, 2014; Morganton.

Marie L. Rakes ’49 Oct. 10, 2014; Pfafftown.

Jeanne M. Rawding ’74 Oct. 16, 2014; Clemmons.

William Ben Ray ’55 MAEd ’67 Feb. 5, 2015; Charlotte.

Patricia Cogdill Rivers ’77 Jan. 7, 2015; Asheville.

Jennifer Flynn Rymell MAEd ’73 March 17, 2015; Asheville.

Joshua D. Scott ’02 March 16, 2015; Lexington.

Martha Derreberry Shakib ’64 March 20, 2015; Andrews.

Ilse F. Shaw ’60 MA ’62 March 9, 2015; Chapel Hill.

Susan Tilbrook Sheap MAEd ’67 Feb. 20, 2015; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Michael H. Shuler ’85 Nov. 3, 2014; Franklin.

Jerdie Ferguson Simpson MA ’83 March 6, 2015; Candler.

John Thomas Smart Jr. ’58 MA ’64 Nov. 16, 2014; Hayesville.

Clyde T. Smith ’65 March 20, 2015; Lincolnton.

Caroline G. Spencer ’38 Jan. 18, 2015; Winston-Salem.

Alvin J. Stiles ’57 MAEd ’59 March 12, 2015; Sylva.

Sue Hall Still ’55 Feb. 20, 2015; Andrews.

Donald Watson Thames ’51 Feb. 9, 2015; Mount Pleasant, South Carolina.

Frederick M. Trost IV ’97 Jan. 4, 2015; Franklin.

Lolita Baldwin West ’50 Jan. 30, 2015; Franklin.

Robert E. White MAEd ’74 EDS ’84 Dec. 17, 2014; Bryson City.

Samuel E. White ’71 Oct. 21, 2014; Fort Mill, South Carolina.

Edna P. Whitley ’35 Dec. 24, 2014; Charlotte.

Douglass F. Willis ’92 Oct. 4, 2014; Candler.

Robert M. Wright ’43 Feb. 22, 2015; Greensboro.

William Russell Zakroski Jr. ’98 Feb. 8, 2015; Robbinsville.

UNIVERSITY DEATHS

Dorothy P. Bell, retired staff member, Jan. 27, 2015; Sylva.

James Gardner Garrison ’55, 2007 WCU Athletics Hall of Fame Career Achievement Award recipient, April 3, 2015; Murfreesboro.

Coleen M. Jakes, retired staff member, March 1, 2015; Canton.

Mary Sue Lewis, retired staff member, Feb. 4, 2015; Sylva.

Daniel J. Peters, former assistant basketball coach, Oct. 27, 2014; Uniontown, Ohio.

Ella Mae Rogers, retired facilities management staff member, Nov. 17, 2014; Cullowhee.

Edd L. Shope, retired information technology staff member, March 4, 2015; Otto.

Harry M. Speissegger Jr., retired facilities management staff member, Nov. 23, 2014; Waynesville.

The Rev. Amos Henry Stone, benefactor and friend, Jan. 18, 2015; Fayetteville.

Jayne Rogers Wells, former A.K. Hinds University Center staff member, Dec. 19, 2014; Sylva.

Patricia L. Wilson, former facilities management staff member; Jan. 11, 2015; Sylva.