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The graduating class consists of front row, from left: Madison Carriker, daughter of Jamie and Tiffany Carriker; Addie Pickler, daughter of Neal and Martha Pickler; Addie Galloway, daughter of Kenny and Anni Galloway; Kendra Whitley, daughter of Preston and Krista Whitley; Lily Daugherty, daughter of Lee and Laura Daugherty; Ayla Hahn, daughter of Thomas and Caris Hahn; back row: Isabella Shaver, daughter of Matt and Elizabeth Shaver; Myles Mabry, son of Russell and Makayla Mabry; Carter Hatley, son of Ryan and Krystal Hatley; Nate Furr, son of Kyle Furr and Elizabeth Moore; and Adaleigh Cauble, daughter of Drew and Melren Cauble.

Friendship recognizes graduates

Friendship Central Child Development at Central United Methodist Church had graduation exercises in the church fellowship center. Approximately 125 family members, friends and staff were present for this event.
The Rev. Earl Bradshaw, pastor of Central United Methodist Church, gave the welcome and invocation.
The graduating class presented a program highlighting some of the skills and songs they learned thoughout the year. A photo slideshow followed the program.
The graduates re-entered to “Pomp and Circumstance.” Diplomas were awarded and tassels turned by teachers Beth Williamson, Martha Pickler and Renee Misenheimer.
After the presentation of the class of 2018, a reception of punch and cake honored the graduates.