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Class of 71 1 Reply

Started by Mary Lou Whatley Wright. Last reply by M.J. "Jan" Aug 8, 2016.

class of 1960

Started by linda joyce saunders Mar 21, 2014.

Gopher Donation Bucket - Hall of Fame 8 Replies

Started by M.J. "Jan". Last reply by M.J. "Jan" Sep 1, 2012.

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From the family of Linda Johnson Graf

Our dear sister Linda Johnson Graf passed on May 15, 2011 after a brief illness.  She was a 1963 graduate of Grand Prairie High School and lived most of her adult life in Garland, Texas.

 

Linda was strong in her faith, loved her family and friends and was a wonderfully dedicated mother and grandmother.  She leaves to cherish her memory a daughter, Susan Walker; son-in-law Brent Walker; three grandchildren Cole, Blake and Bella, who were the joy of her life; mother Gretchen A.…

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Created by Charlie Taylor May 27, 2011 at 9:47am. Last updated by Charlie Taylor May 27, 2011.

Gopher Artist

Hello Gopher Artist: you might like to check out this artist site..
http://fineartamerica.com/profiles/mj-farmr.html?tab=artworkgalleries&artworkgalleryid=254341

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Created by M.J. "Jan" Jan 23, 2013 at 4:55pm. Last updated by M.J. "Jan" Jan 23, 2013.

Gopher Bowl

  • The Gopher Bowl was constructed in 1956 in the northeast portion of the campus and hosts the school's home football games and soccer matches. Unlike many stadiums with "bowl" in their names, the Gopher Bowl is a true bowl-shaped stadium, situated below ground level. Since 1969, it has also been the site of the home football games of the South Grand Prairie High School Warriors. It was remodeled and expanded in 2003-2004 and re-dedicated as the Gopher-Warrior Bowl, to much dismay from…
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Created by M.J. "Jan" Jun 16, 2010 at 1:55pm. Last updated by M.J. "Jan" Jun 16, 2010.

Gopher Fight Song

Fight song

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All Hail to Grand Prairie High School

Raise High Your Colors…

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Created by M.J. "Jan" May 3, 2010 at 11:47pm. Last updated by M.J. "Jan" May 3, 2010.

GP Gopher Chat Room Open 24/7

Wonder what Patsy is chatting about? Click onto the Chat icon, located on the upper right hand side of the page.
Remember to keep the chat clean.....at least, as much as possible.
You never know who might be waiting to chat with you. Talk to old friends, or make some new ones.
* Also there is a private chat for those wanting a more personal conversation.
Thanks,
Jan

Linda..get off the phone and come chat!

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GPHS '71 Grad - Patti Cochran Knight Fire Fund

Hello GP Gophers,

  1971 Gopher Girl, Patti Cochran Knight, lost everything she has in a devastating Ft. Worth apartment fire. 

Jan Sutton and I have made Patti a www.gofundme.com page for any amount donations, to help her restore items and hopefully, be able to find a new home.  The Go Fund Me Account is under the name: Patti Cochran Knight Fund. Unfortunately, It will not allow me to link to Patti's Go Fund Me Page. 

Please, if you…

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Posted by M.J. "Jan" on February 15, 2019 at 4:46pm — 2 Comments

Passing of GP Gopher and Man of God - J.D. Stewart

Dear Gopher Family,

   This evening, a great man of God, Gopher Alumni and precious friend, passed to his Heavenly home. He was definitely an angel on Earth, shining God's glory through his own personal life.

Thanks J.D. for being such a wonderful friend to all of us.

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Visitation: Wednesday 7-9 PM @ Westridge Fellowship

Funeral: Thursday morning 10:00 @ First Baptist Church…

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Posted by M.J. "Jan" on October 3, 2017 at 12:00am — 3 Comments

Passing of Mark Ramsey

Dear Gopher Family:

  It is with heavy heart that i inform you of the passing of Gopher Mark Ramsey. 

His brother Brent has posted Mark's arrangements on FB and I am sharing his information with all of you who

know and love him.

  Service: Saturday March 25 at 2 PM...@Bean Massey Burge on 2951 Beltline Road in Grand Prairie. Please lift Brent up in your heart and prayers..

  Thanks,

  Jan …



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Posted by M.J. "Jan" on March 23, 2017 at 8:30pm — 7 Comments

Passing of Harold "Joe" Farmer - Father of Teresa, Jan and Kela

Hello Gopher friends and family,

  Our Father, Harold "Joe" Farmer passed away Tuesday morning from a three month illness.

Just wanted to "thank " all of you, that knew dad,  for being a special part of dad's life and memories.

His services are scheduled for (Viewing) Tuesday 5-9 and (Services) Wednesday 11 am, at Dignity Memorial (across from Theos).

His information can be found on their website. 

Thank you all and God Bless.

Posted by M.J. "Jan" on February 3, 2017 at 12:38am — 16 Comments

Gophers

Dear Gopher Family, 

  I just wanted to inform you all that two precious Gopher husbands passed into Heaven this week. It breaks my heart to post because I personally know these two awesome women.

  Kathy Kincaid lost her husband and I pray that you all will send her lots of love and prayers.

  Diane Hammack Plummer lost her precious husband, Jay, after a lengthly illness of ALS.  She never left his side and personally took care of her soul mate of many years.  Please…

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Posted by M.J. "Jan" on August 8, 2016 at 12:07pm — 16 Comments

Paul Fuller Bio Film Info

hi gophers...just got off the phone with Paul Fuller and he needs anyone that has info on the GPHS Newspaper article/photographs,  concerning his Student Council Candidacy at GPHS. In particular, the News photographer that took the pix of him during his speech/dance? 

Thanks so much,

Jan

Posted by M.J. "Jan" on June 2, 2016 at 4:51pm — 4 Comments

Notice of Passing: Mr. Norman Ross - Father of Gopher Lisa Marie Ovani

Dear Gophers, Mr. Norman Ross, father of Lisa Marie Ovani, passed on January 17, 2016. 

The planned services are as follows:

Wednesday, Jan. 20

Viewing at Greenwood Arlington Chapel

3-5

Location: 1221 E. Division St.

Arlington, Texas 76011

Funeral Service:

Thursday, Jan. 21 @9:30 am

South Center Baptist Church

2109 S. Center St.

Arlington, Texas 76010

Gravesite (family only)

DFW…

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Posted by M.J. "Jan" on January 19, 2016 at 5:08pm — 1 Comment

Notice of Passing: Paula Hunter

Information From Sammy Davenport..

For those who haven't heard, my dear little sister, Paula Hunter passed away early Sunday Morning. Please keep Bob, Collin and the rest of the family in your prayers



Visitation will be tomorrow…

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Posted by M.J. "Jan" on December 28, 2015 at 11:58pm — 5 Comments

Merry Christmas Gopher Family

Posted by M.J. "Jan" on December 24, 2015 at 11:17pm — 7 Comments

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GPHS '71 Grad - Patti Cochran Knight Fire Fund

Hello GP Gophers,  1971 Gopher Girl, Patti Cochran Knight, lost everything she has in a devastating Ft. Worth apartment fire. Jan Sutton and I have made Patti a www.gofundme.com page for any amount donations, to help her restore items and hopefully, be able to find a new home.  The Go Fund Me Account is under the name: Patti Cochran Knight Fund. Unfortunately, It will not allow me to link to Patti's Go Fund Me Page. Please, if you have the time and can…See More
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GPHS '71 Grad - Patti Cochran Knight Fire Fund

Hello GP Gophers,  1971 Gopher Girl, Patti Cochran Knight, lost everything she has in a devastating Ft. Worth apartment fire. Jan Sutton and I have made Patti a www.gofundme.com page for any amount donations, to help her restore items and hopefully, be able to find a new home.  The Go Fund Me Account is under the name: Patti Cochran Knight Fund. Unfortunately, It will not allow me to link to Patti's Go Fund Me Page. Please, if you have the time and can…See More
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