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Janie (Young) Potter

1137 Lakeside Circle
Hixson, Tennessee
Home: 423.842.3529




What song most reminds you of your school days?  
Anything by Elvis, "The Twist",  and "I Left My Heart in San Francisco"  as sung by Central's Judy Downer
What teacher most influenced you? 
Mr. Millsaps and  Mrs. Major
Who were your best friends at Central?
Old friends are the best -  Lynn, Loretta, Pat , Sandra, Sara, Carol, Mona, Wanda and Nancy, Jerri and Sue, Marie, Vicki and many, many  other wonderful Purple Pounders!
What is your most memorable experience at the reunions?
Renewing friendships and learning how the Class of '65 has influenced the world!
What are your fondest memories of Chattanooga Central High School?
I loved it all, from the seventh grade to graduation. Mr. Millsaps and the faculty worked together to give us a great high school experience.  I remember the Rotunda Pep Rallies ... Cheering at Chamberlain Field on a Friday Night ... Making Signs for Football Games... The Swing Band ... Basketball Games...Pep Meetings in the Auditorium.. The Bellamy Ceremonies .... Cruising Brainerd Road.. Skateboarding with Friends...and Our Incredible School Spirit, "What a Wonderful School, Central High!"
My Life Since Graduation

TVA for 22 years;

Currently a Deputy Clerk in Chancery Court (Hamilton County);

I have one son (David).  My daughter-in-law is Gina. I have three intelligent and beautiful granddaughters (AnnaKate- 9, Maggie- 7, and Kaylee Jane- 5).


It's been a wonderful life; I am truly blessed.