Reception Honoring Elizabeth Butler

On Monday, May 23 the Marshall Academy Family held a reception at the Kate Freeman Clark Art Gallery honoring Elizabeth Butler. Many friends, former students, current students, and fellow teachers dropped by to spend time with Mrs. Butler and wish her well in her retirement.

IMG_4101 The serving table was beautiful. Flowers donated by Betty Burch and Irene Strickland. Food prepared by Diane Greer. IMG_4105 Current students Pre-School – 11th Grade, which were taught by Mrs. Butler, decorated this canvas with their finger prints.IMG_4106 IMG_4107 IMG_4110 Coach Noel Akins attended the reception. Coach Akins worked at MA when Mrs. Butler began teaching in 1972. IMG_4114 Rilynn Allison, current student of Mrs. Butler, signs the guest tablet.IMG_4116 IMG_4117Mrs. Butler, Coach Akins, and Coach Donahoe visit during the reception.  IMG_4121 IMG_4127 Checking out the 1972 MA Yearbook.

IMG_4130 IMG_4132 IMG_4138Mrs. Butler with Mr. Bobby Joe Mitchell

IMG_4145 IMG_4156 Three generations of Students – Debra Tomlinson, Starlit Tomlinson, Jill McAlexander, and Luci TomlinsonIMG_4170 IMG_4173 The 1972 Yearbook picture of Mrs. ButlerIMG_4175 Two generations of students – Eliza Cavender, Esme Cavender, and Stephanie Cavender   IMG_4180 IMG_4184 Like Father / Like Son – Jacob and Greg Shaw both were taught by Mrs. Butler

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