Home Page Click for Home Page
Martinsville High School - Martinsville, Virginia  

 
Draper & Ferrell Clothiers - Martinsville, Virginia
Najjar's Pizza Haven - Collinsville, Virginia
Click Here to Support mavahi.com!

Alumni Search

 
Search Photos by
Firstname or Lastname
use single words only
Message Boards

Select Class Year

Class Photos



Yearbook Class Photos are now Online for the Classes of:
1927  1928  1929 
1930  1932  1933  1934  1935  1936  1937  1938  1939  1940  1941  1942  1943  1944  1945  1946  1947  1948  1949  1950  1951  1952  1953  1954  1955  1956  1957  1958  1959  1960  1961  1962  1963  1964  1965  1966  1967  1968  1969  1970  1971  1972  1973  1974  1975  1976  1977  1978  1979  1980  1981  1982  1983  1984  1985  1986  1987  1988  1989  1990  1991  1992  1993  1994  1995  1996  1997  1998  1999  2000  2001  2002  2003  2004  2005  2006  2007 

Click on the Year above to see them, or go to the Message Boards for those years and click
"Yearbook Photos".

To help us add senior photos for your class, Click Here

Email the Webmaster
 
Martinsville High School Alumni
Class of 1972 Reply  |   Post Message  |   Message List
George May has passed away - 2
11/20/07     Kathy Pitts Dorough  (1972)      kpdorough@yahoo.com
I was 'catching up' with some of the message boards, and saw that George May has passed away. I think ours was the first class play he directed. It was our senior year, 'You Can't Take It With You'. He & Pam Eubanks directed. He was genuinely fun to be around & I think he cared very much about us all. I may be wrong, but I think he'd lost his wife earlier this year, as well.
 
11/21/07     Robin Meyer Frye  (1972)      robin@operandi.com
Re: George May has passed away
Hi Kathy,
I did see the Obit in the Bulletin (I read it online & try to keep up with what is going on in the 'Ville). He did direct our play and I was lucky enough to be in it. He was a funny guy. I just didn't realize at the time that he was really fairly close to us in age. I remember Mr. May visiting our Biology class (Mr. Vickers) and showing us how a mouse could fit thru his class ring! You'd think I would remember something more useful from Biology, but there you have it. He, Mr. Vickers, and Mr. Starr were some of my favorite teachers.
11/22/07     Kathy Pitts Dorough  (1972)      kpdorough@yahoo.com
Re: George May has passed away
I never had Mr. May or Mr. Starr as teachers, but I always liked Mr. May, and Mr. Vickers is still one of my favorites.

I read the obit, too, and it seemed so sad. So much loss in his life. Losing parents is one thing - but a daughter? That's so hard. And his sister, and, just last spring, his wife. Makes you really want to count your blessings, and go out & hug all your family.
Important:
This message board is provided for the use and enjoyment of responsible Mavahi.com visitors. Submissions are edited for appropriate content, so please refrain from leaving inappropriate messages.