Tributes to departed members of the Long Blue Line.

| 1930s | 1940s | 1950s | 1960s | 1970s | 1980s | 1990s | 2000s | 2010s | Faculty & Staff |

1930s

Mabel Ruffer Briggs ’34 of Jackson, April 19, 2017.

Marcie Dunbar Sanders ’38 of Plano, Texas, Feb. 13, 2017.

Betty Bell Povall Staub ’38 of Oxford, Nov. 13, 2016.

Allie Lindsey Stephens ’39 of Greenwood, March 29, 2017.

Mary Creekmore Baggett ’39 of Sturgis, April 11, 2017.

 

1940s

Wanda Key Turner ’43 of Columbia, Tenn., April 2, 2015.

Joyce Williams Anderson ’43 of Tupelo, March 10, 2017.

Mary Colbert Douglass ’43 of Jackson, Jan. 18, 2017.

Annie Godfrey Poole ’45 of Monticello, Dec. 16, 2016.

Bobbie Aycock Senter ’45 of Macon, March 16, 2017.

Mary Lamar Taylor ’47 of Marks, Dec. 26, 2016.

Sarah Dell Mann Bell ’47 of Carrollton, March 14, 2017.

Peggy Bowie Yeatman ’48 of Columbus, April 16, 2017.

Mildred Harkins Wilkinson ’49 of Madison, Jan.19, 2017.

Charlotte Oliver Orr ’49 of Nashville, Tenn., April 6, 2017.

Rachel Davis Keyes ’49 of McKinney, Texas, April 16, 2017.

 

1950s

Marian Harris Quinn ’50 of Maringouin, La. Dec. 5, 2016.

Martha Harris Underhill ’50 of Nettleton, Feb. 1, 2017.

Dr. Nancy C. Flowers ’50 of Albuquerque, N.M., March 15, 2017.

Eva Conn Brister ’50 of Crystal Springs, April 16, 2017.

Mary Coburn Henley Dendy ’52 of Counce, Tenn., Nov. 8, 2016.

Aetna Condon Booth ’52 of Leland, March 8, 2017.

Martha Reed Fortner ’53 of Eupora, Jan. 26, 2017.

Barksdale Johnston Crosland ’53 of Ridgeland, March 30, 2017.

Shirley Triplett Houpt ’56 of Randolph, Feb. 27, 2017.

Julia Braddock Swoope ’56 of Starkville, March 18, 2016.

Peggy Gilliland Hayman ’57 of Marietta, Ga., Jan. 16, 2016.

Joan McGuire Daniel ’57 of Richmond, Va., Jan. 27, 2017.

Coleta Farrell Newton ’58 of Birmingham, Ala., Feb. 8, 2017.

Peggy Galloway Chaney ’59 of Tupelo, Feb. 8, 2017.

Virginia Gilmore Johnson ’59 of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., Feb. 21, 2017.

 

1960s

Julia Strange Carter ’62 of Biloxi, Nov. 12, 2016.

Barbara Balthis Hicks ’64 of La Grande, Ore., April 29, 2016.

Mary-Lynn Adams Polk ’67 of Austin, Texas, Sept. 30, 2016.

Margaret Lynne Cunningham ’60 of Baton Rouge, La., March 17, 2017.

Myrtle Goodin Austin ’61 of Charleston, Mo., Dec. 14, 2016.

Carol Lee Kelley ’61 of Owensboro, Ky., March 4, 2017.

Molly Vinzant Boa ’62 of Vicksburg, Dec. 31, 2016.

Louise Mitchell Phillips Day ’63 of Fort Worth, Texas, Feb. 15, 2017.

Martha Floy Van Zant ’64 of Biloxi, April 10, 2017.

Martha Ensey Wiseman ’67 of Pensacola, Fla., March 8, 2011.

 

1970s

Margaret Garrett Connors ’71 of Melbourne, Fla., Nov. 7, 2016.

Pamela Moore Rutledge ’71 of Henrico, Va., March 25, 2017.

Ann Seymour Brown Ashcraft ’72 of Horn Lake, Jan. 11, 2017.

Elma Marshal Beeks ’73 of Amory, Oct. 18, 2016.

Linda King Witerspoon ’73 of Belden, Jan. 29, 2017.

Margaret “Peggy” Mitchell Arentson ’73 of Jackson, Feb. 25, 2017.

Mollie Marie Maness ’74 of Jackson, April 13, 2017.

Caroline Menetre Totten ’78 of Marietta, Ga., Oct. 30, 2016.

Tammy Woolbright ’78 of Columbus, April 3, 2017.

JoAnn Joyner Spinks ’70 of Florence, Ala., April 7, 2017.

 

1990s

Mary Lockhart Phinisey ’93 of Columbus, Dec. 29, 2016.

 

2000s

Marsha Tubb Houk ’06 of Aberdeen, Feb. 8, 2017.

 

2010s

Hayden Allen ’14 of Columbus, March 12, 2017.

 

Faculty & Staff

Dr. Sula Johnson Marsalis, retired faculty of Meridian, April 1, 2017. Dr. Marsalis came to MSCW in 1958 as an assistant professor of chemistry and was at the college during the time it became a university. She retired from MUW in 1978 as a full professor.