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Wayne Funk

95 Potts Rd.
Ringgold, GA


What song most reminds you of your school days?  
Leon Fraley's "Duke of Earl"
What teacher most influenced you? 
Stan Farmer
Who were your best friends at Central?
Lots of folks
What is your most memorable experience at the reunions?
One does not stick out. Just seeing everyone is always a thrill.
What are your fondest memories of Chattanooga Central High School?
Football games, Mr. Fifteen, the Varsity across the street, trying to get up and down the stairs with a full cast on my leg during my junior year, the ceiling falling in, chili in the cafeteria,
My Life Since Graduation
Graduated from UTC and went to work teaching at Orange Grove Center. Moved to Kn. for graduate school in 1973. and taught in Oak Ridge for three years. Married and had a daughter. Divorced and moved to N. Carolina. Remarried and stayed in Raleigh for 28 years. Became a principal and a central office administrator. Retired in 2005 and moved to Cartersville, GA. Built a new home and moved to Ringgold area in June, 2007.

Update 7/10/2010
Hiked the 2,174 miles of the Appalachian Trail in 2007. Recently climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro with my 14 year old grandson.