Rochelle 1903 students were housed in wooden building near new gym

In 1903 the Rochelle School was a wooden building that was located where the new gym is today. They brought part of it from old Rochelle and built on to it. The school members were, front row, left to right, Vernon Waddill, John McGuffin, Almon Townsend, Joe Burt, George Cole, Mont Guyton, Harold Irvin, Monta Hampton, Olin Altizer and Excel Harris. Second row, Frances Rodgers, Ruth Price, Ethel Mann Brown, Reba Towsend, Elizabeth Huffman, Lou Williamson Speegle, Myrtle Burk Sellman. Third row, Ruby McCoy Peterson, Lois Hampton, Winnie Smith Floyd, Myrtle Hurd, Edna Baxter Stephens, Bess Gainer Burk, Lula Henderson Edwards, Jewel Townsend Rhode, Dovie Blount Keith, Merta Clary Kirkland, Laura Land. Fourth row, Laura Calliham, Ethel Neal Yeager, Josie Oliver Penning-ton, and Annie Williamson Bryson. Not pictured is Woody Young.

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