Graduating Glass of Ghent, Carroll County

1924 or 1925

Betty Richardson, P. O. Box 343, Pleasureville, KY 40057, shares this photo of the 1924 (or 1925) graduating class of Ghent, Carroll County, Kentucky, High School. Top row, l-r: Paul Schirmer, Mamie Schirmer, and Guthrie Wheeler. Bottom row, l-r: Mrs. Odessa Parker (teacher), Mary Dean Carter, Albert Sidney Bond, Allen Lowry Gillock (Betty's mother), and Margaret Schirmer (teacher). Betty's mother was born in 1907 and died in 1999. She was the daughter of Birdie Messink and Simeon Lowry. She taught school in Henry County, Kentucky, for several years. She was married to Morgan Gillock, who later became principal of Ghent High School.