Bramwell High School Class 1924 Yearbook Memories
BHS 1924 Class Ring
BRAMWELL HIGH SCHOOL CLASS 1924
Front Row (L-R): Elizabeth Martin, Emitt White, Ruth Maxey, Arnold Garland.
Back Row (L-R): Homer Mize, Dennis Clark, Viola Mullins, Walter Williams, Fred Thompson.
Charles Frederick Thompson, Sr. was the youngest son of Thomas Jefferson Thompson and Mary Elsie Tickel (? spelling) Thompson. He was born on March 23, 1906. He graduated from Bramwell High School on May 29, 1924. His diploma is rather large (17” X 22”) and is presented on the BHS Class '24 Index. Charles retired from New River Company on July 1, 1970 after 37 years as Maintenance Supervisor for all of the New River Tipple Operations. He passed away July 24, 1988 in Scarbro, WV at the age of 82.
There is also the obituary for Charles' father posted under the Freeman Index FREEMAN, WV INDEX as a pioneer. He was Thomas Jefferson Thompson. Although the obituary is not dated, his death certificate lists the date of death as June 4, 1945. It is believed that they lived in Freeman at the time of his death.
( Photograph and yearbook material furnished by Regina Lafferty )
BHS CLASS 1924 INDEX FILE
A BRAMWELL LEGEND