Elementary School Pictures - Tyrrell

(If anyone can help with names, or just want to comment,

feel free to contact me.)

 

 

Tyrrell School Kindergarten

 

Teacher: Anita Montgomery/Higginbotham
Principal: Ennis S. Spradley

Top Row: 

Dennis Ray Cates, Edward (Sandy) Erwin, Bob (Bobby) Jackson, David Atchley,  Calvin Knight, Lucille Miller, Kenneth Emory, Jack (Jackie) Hensley

Third Row:
 

Dinah Jane Thomas, _?, Tim Clarkson, Wanette Jones,
Brenda McNabb, _?,  Janet Doyle

Second Row:  

Betty Moon, Freddie Collins, _? , Eloise Foret,
Louis John Blenderman, Trudy Wood, Ernest Bennett, _?

First Row: 

Gwen Griffith, Seawillow Reisner,  Joy Leleux, _?,_?, Hanna Hampton,  _? , Alice Faye Spears, Billie Johnson

 

Tyrrell Kindergarten

1949-50

 

Teacher: Anita Montgomery

Principal: Ennis S. Spradley

 

First Row:

 _?,_?,_?, L.J. Blenderman, Ann Killingsworth, _?, Mercedes Langdon

 

Second Row: 

Kathy Irvine, _?,_?,_?,_?,_?

 

Third Row: 

_?,_?,_?, Neil Saunders, _?,_?,_?,_?  

 

Fourth Row: 

_?, Sandra Ladner, _?,Clyde Caldwell,_?

 

Tyrrell School

First Grade

 

Teacher:  Frances Richardson
Principal: Ennis S. Spradley

First Row: 

Brenda McNabb, Hanna Hampton,  Sammy Skaff, Fan Garrett, Eloise Foret, Patricia  __?, _? Mark Haines, Jerome Gonzales, Alice Faye (Sissy) Spears

Second Row: 

Ernest Bennett, Kenneth Emory, Dennis Ray Cates, Janet Doyle,
Tim Clarkson, Betty Moon, Tommy Porter, Seawillow Riesner, Dinah Jane Thomas

Top Row: 

Sandy Erwin, Ashton Hecker, Jackie Hensley, Yvonne Johnson, Trudy Wood, Margaret Meeker, David Ashley, Wanette Jones, Lucille Miller, Mary Lou Wolf, Freddie Collins.

 

Tyrrell School

Second Grade

 

Teacher: Sarah Gantt

Principal: Ennis S. Spradley

Front row:   
Danny Simon, Alice Faye Spears, Tommy Porter, (P, F, T?) Nancy Smith, Linda Reaves, Dennis Moon, Pat Holston, Seawillow Reisner, Ms. Gantt

Second Row:
Jack Hensely, Hanna Hampton, Brenda McNabb, Mark Haines, Fan Garrett, ??, Ashton Hecker, Eloise Foret

Third Row:
Mary Lou Wagner, Kenneth Emory, ??, Freddie Collins, Dinah Jane Thomas, Sammy Skaff, Wanette Jones

Fourth Row:  Lucille Miller, Sandy Erwin, Calvin Knight, David Atchley, Margaret Meeker, Tim Clarkson, Yvonne Johnson

 

 

--------------------------------------------

 

Tyrrell School

Third Grade

 

Teacher: Mrs. Thurman

Principal: Ennis S. Spradley

 

Bottom Row: 

Theron McComber, _?, Ray Orrill

 

2nd Row: 

Trudy Stevens, Don Elliott,  Catherine Shaunfield, Ed Guidry, Sharon Wilson, Sheryl Bradley, Dolly DeYoung

 

3rd row:  

Ann Smitherman,_?, Stephen Fontenot, _?, _?, Brenda Emerson,  Tommy Hunter, Marcia McRee, _?  

 

4th Row:

Pam Moyer, Linda Hardin, Lewis Smith, John Vandergrift. Sandra Ladner, Loretta Snoek, Martin Hefley, _?

Tyrrell School

Third Grade

 

Teacher: Mary Burch

Principal: Ennis S. Spradley

Bottom Row:  

Tommy Porter, Linda Reaves, Grace Tipps, Sandra Hutto, Alice Faye Spears

2nd Row:  

Trudy Wood, James Smith, Mark Haines, Fan Garrett, Judy McGee, Mike Guidry, Hanna Hampton, Pat Voight

3rd Row:  

Morris Laird, Milton Easley, Janice Lee Brown, Patsy McCord, Michael Simmons, Sammy Skaff, Brenda McNabb, Mary Lou Wolfe

Top Row:  

Richard VanderPloeg, Margaret Meeker, Kenneth Baker, Sandy 

Erwin, Yvonne Johnson, Lucille Miller, Wanette Jones, Dinah Jane Thomas

Tyrrell School

Third Grade

 

Teacher: Alice Herring

Principal: Ennis S. Spradley

 

1st Row:  Marty Fleckman, Bob Allred, Jimmy Jordan, Helen Church

 

2nd Row:  Elizabeth Dilsworth, John Lusk, Odette Hargraves,

Wilma/Emily(?), George Hadden, Leni Anderson, Ronnie Thompson

 

3rd Row:  Larry ?, Carol Overman, Nancy Pryor, Bobby Rabuck, Louis John Blenderman, Johnny Berry, Grace McCreary

 

4th Row:  Phillip Robinson, Royce Abshire, Kay Parks,Emily or Wilma(per Nancy), Nolan Tipps, Tony Slaupas, Harriett Ellerbee, James Guidry

 

 

Tyrrell School

Fourth Grade

 

Teacher:  ? 

Principal: Ennis S. Spradley

 

Row 1:

Ray Orrill, _?, Sharon Wilson, Sheryl Bradley, _?, Dolly DeYoung, Trudy Stephens

 

Row 2:

Tommy Hunter, James ?, Theron McComber, Ed Guidry, Catherine Shaunfield, Brenda Emerson, Sandra Ladner

 

Row 3:

Stephen Fontenot, Martin Hefley, Don Elliott, _?, Doris ?, _?, Ann Smitherman

 

Row 4:

Marcia McRee, Loretta Snoek, Pam Moyer, Linda Hardin, _?, John ?, Lewis Smith

--------------------------------------

 

Tyrrell School

Fourth Grade

 

Teacher:  Janet Curtis

Principal: Ennis S. Spradley

Front Row:  

Sandra Hutto, Alice Fay Spears, Tommy Porter, Pat Voight, Mike Guidry,  Linda Reeves, Jean Harden, Grace Tipps, James Smith

2nd Row:  

Fan Garrett, Carrie Hebert, Judy McGee, Hanna Hampton, Priscilla Hubbard, Milton Easley, Morris Laird

3rd Row:  

Jerry Kidd, Wanette Jones,  ??, Warren Henry, Trudy Wood, Sandy Erwin, Sammy Skaff, Dinah Jane Thomas

Top Row:  

Patsy McCord, Michael Simmons, ??, Bobby Jackson, Kenneth Baker, Margaret Meeker, Lucille Miller, Richard VanderPloeg

 

(love that car over on the right)

 

Tyrrell School

Fourth Grade

 

Teacher:  Ms. Cockrell

Principal:  Ennis S. Spradley

 

1st row: 

Clyde ?, Bobby Lovelace, Larry McDuffie, George Hadden, Pat Solis, ?, Helen Church

 

2nd row: 

Elizabeth Dilworth, Nancy Buttinhoff, ?, Jimmy Jordan, Ronnie Thompson, Bob Allred, Marty Fleckman, Louis John Blenderman

 

3rd row:

Nancy Pryor, Leni Anderson, Johnny Berry, Odette Hargraves, Elizabeth Iversen, ?, Carol Overman, Bobby Rabuck

 

4th row: 

Royce Abshire,  Priscilla maybe Purddy or Purdy?, Phillip Robinson, Kay Parks, Harriett Ellerbee, Nolan Tipps, Tony Slaupas, James Guidry

 

Tyrrell School

5th Grade 1954-55

 

Teacher:  Ms. Norris

Principal: Ennis S. Spradley

 

Row 1:

Theron McComber, Lucy Evans, Sharon Wilson

 

Row 2:

Ray Orrill, _?, _?, _?, Sheryl Bradley,  Tom Hunter, Steven Fontenot

 

Row 3:

_?, Dolly DeYoung, Brenda  Emerson, Don Elliott, Ed Guidry,  Catherine Shaunfield

 

Row 4:

James ?, Martin Hefley, Doris ?,  Marcia McRee, Sandra Ladner, Pam Moyer

 

Row 5:

_?, _?, Ann Smitherman, Lewis Smith, Loretta Snoek, Linda Hardin

Tyrrell School

Fifth Grade

 

Teacher: Frances Leverett

Principal: Ennis S. Spradley -

Front Row:   

Alice Faye Spears, Tommy Porter, Linda Reaves, Sandra Ann Hutto, ?, Jean Harden

2nd Row:  

Fan Garrett, Judy McGee, Milton Easley, Mike Guidry, James Smith, Jerry Kidd

3rd Row:  

Mark Haines, Trudy Wood, Pat Voight, Carrie Hebert, Sammy Skaff, Nancy Dore

4th Row:  

Morris Laird, Patsy McCord, Grace Tipps, Janice Lee Brown, Michael Simmons, Hanna Hampton

Top Row:  

Wanette Jones, Dinah Jane Thomas, Sandy Erwin, Kenneth Baker, Margaret Meeker, Richard VanderPoeg, Lucille Miller

 

 

    ---------------------------------

Tyrrell School

Fifth Grade

'54 - '55

 

Teacher: Ms. Wolford

Principal: Ennis S. Spradley

 

1st row: 

John Lusk, Regina ?, Larry McDuffie, Helen Church, Elizabeth Dilworth

 

2nd row: 

Charlotte Schaefer, Nancy Buttinhoff, Pat Solis, Louis John Blenderman, Bob Allred, Marty Fleckman

 

3rd row: 

?, Odette Hargraves, Leni Anderson, Jimmy Jordan, George Hadden, Nancy Pryor

 

4th row: 

Ronnie Thompson, Gayle ?, Carol Overman, Elizabeth Iversen, Johnny Berry, Bobby Rabuck

 

5th row: 

Phillip Robinson, Royce Abshire, Tony Slaupas, Kay Parks,  Harriett Ellerbee, James Guidry

 

Tyrrell School

Sixth Grade

 

Teacher: Wade Herring

Principal:  Vernon Griffin


1st Row: 

Jerry Kidd, Pat Voight, ___??, Warren Henry, James Smith, Sandra Hutto, Linda Reaves, Tommy Porter, Alice Faye Spears

2nd Row:

___??, Carrie Hebert, Morris Laird, Jean Harden, Michael Simmons, Sammy Skaff, Judy McGee, Fan Garrett

3rd Row: 

Lucille Miller, Cherry Jane Williamson, _____?? Dinah Jane Thomas, Hanna Hampton, Grace Tipps, Janice Lee Brown, Nancy Dore

Top Row: 

Sandy Erwin, Margaret Meeker, Richard VanderPloeg, Kenneth Baker, Wanette Jones, Yvonne Johnson

 

Tyrrell School

Sixth Grade

 

Teacher: Russell Coco

Principal: Vernon Griffin

 

First Row:

Ed Guidry, ?,?,?, Sheryl Bradley, Sharon Wilson, Ray Orrill, Lucy Evans,Theron Mccomber

 

Second Row: Lewis Smith,  Pam Moyer, Brenda Emerson, Steven Fontenot, ?, ?, Don Elliott, ?, Dolly DeYoung

       

Third Row:

Marcia McRee, Martin Hefley, ?, ?, Doris ?, Katherine Shaunfield, Sandra Ladner, ?

 

Fourth Row:

Nolan Tipps, Linda Hardin, Mr. Griffin, Mr. Coco, Loretta Snoek, ?, Ann Smitherman

 

Tyrrell School

Sixth Grade

 

Teacher: Ms. Spencer

Principal: Vernon Griffin

 

1st row: 

Tommy Searle, Larry McDuffie, ?, Helen Church, Jimmy Jordan, Charlotte Schaefer, Bobby Lovelace, John Lusk

 

2nd Row:

?, Nancy Pryor, George Hadden, Marty Fleckman, Pat Solis, Leni Anderson, ?, Elizabeth Dilworth

 

3rd row:

Carol Overman, Elizabeth Iverson, Johnny Berry, Ronnie Thompson, ?, Odette Hargraves, Bob Allred

 

4th row: 

?, ?, Linda Nell Parker, Linda Oates, Bobby Rabuck, Royce Abshire, Tony Slaupas, Harriett Ellerbee, James Guidry

 

--------------------------------------------

 
This is a Lucille find called "White Gypsy Tyrrell 6th Grade".  The original scan, on the left, has a lot of extras like chairs, curtain.  Editing it brought out more of the students.

Port Arthur News articles states:  “The directors of the play were Eldora Begnaud and Betty Ruth Lumbley.

Cast members are:  Pat Solis, Bobby Rabuck, Nancy Pryor, John Lusk, Theron McComber, Kathy Irvine, Phyllis Moak, John Vandergrift, Carrie Hebert, Lewis Smith, 

Judy Prejean, Mike Chernosky, Martin Fleckman, Charles Brabham, Mickey Dunlin, Warren Goss, Leni Anderson, Mable Baker, Joel Boone, Brenda Cummins, Harriett, Ellerbee, Brenda Emerson, Fan, Garrett, George Hadden, Hanna Hampton, Jean Harden, Jeanne Holmes, Sandra Ladner, Ellen LaFleur, Judy McGee, Marcia McRee, 

Margaret Meeker, Pam Moyer, Lucille Miller, Carol Overman, Charlotte Schaefer, Sam Showalter, Loretta Snoek, Grace Tipps, Carolyn Vandergrift, Mary Lou Wagner, Sheryl Bradley, Dolly DeYoung, Lucy Evans, Donald King, Joan Lyday, Larry McDuffie, 

Abram Ogea, Linda Reaves, Jo Ann Rodrigue, Alice Fay Spears, Pat Voight, Anne Balentine, Doris Berry, Geraldine Breaux, Gayle Brown, Janice Brown, Beverly Cullum, 

Elizabeth Iverson, Grace McCready, Ginger McMillan, Linda Oates, Linda Nell Parker, Elizabeth Rourk, Katherine Shaunfield, Ann Smitherman, Linda Sonnier, Sharon Wilson, Cherry Williamson, Mable Baker.  

The two faculty directors were assisted by Sue Schroeder, Betty Moncrief and other Tyrrell teachers.”

 

Return to Contents Page