Then: The 1956 graduating class of Westbrook High School, front row from left: Betty Jean Merritt, Sherwood Parker, Shelby Jean Edwards, Mary Lou Smoak, Ray McLamb and Betty Lou McLamb; second row: Nannie Williams, Kay Frances Blackman, Janice Blackman, Rose Ann Lewis and Agnes Lee Jackson; back row: Keith Johnson, Bobby Wilkes and Buck Holland; mascots: Ruth Hope Balance and Philip Ray Warren. Not pictured Gracie Edwards and Bobby Hinson.
Now: The 1956 Westbrook High School graduating class attending the 2012 Class Reunion, front row, from left: Linda Godwin Murphy, Betty Merritt Carr, Shelby Edwards Johnson and Agnes Jackson West; second row: Edna Harris Thornton and Janice Blackman Keen; back row: Bobby Wilkes, June Wooten and Buck Holland. Not pictured: J. B. Henderson, teacher. Not in attendance, Nannie Williams Pope, Bobby Hinson, Betty Lou McLamb, J. L. Thornton, Keith Johnson and Mary Lou Smoak Hogan. Deceased: Ray McLamb, Kay Blackman Gilbert, Sherwood Parker and Gracie Edwards McLamb.
The 1956 graduating class of Westbrook High School held its 56th Class Reunion on Sept. 8.
There were a total of 36 present including 10 graduates, five classmates and one teacher.
The group meets once a year at the home place of Linda Godwin Murphy.