- The graduating class consists of front row, from left: Miles McAlister, son of Whitley and Will McAlister; Matthew Thompson, son of Tiffany and David Thompson; Abbey Hamilton, daughter of Jennifer and Bradley Hamilton; Cole Speights, son of Casey and Ben Speights; Lennox Page, son of Destiney and Jonathan Page; Mackenzie Nance, daughter of Ashley and Ryan Nance; Milo Williams, son of Abigail Starnes and Jason Williams; Lakelyn Simpson, daughter of Christy and Dustin Simpson; back row: Zeb Bowers, son of Kim and Trent Bowers; Teagan Smith, daughter of Samantha and Joshua Smith; Maddox Burgess, son of Rebecca and Thomas Burgess; Weston Banemanivong, son of LeighAnne and Smith Banemanivong; Dayton McIntyre, son of Joleen and Mark McIntyre; Kyler Weavil, son of Lindsey and Jacob Weavil; Kaisley Whitley, daughter of Krista and Preston Whitley.
Friendship Central Child Development at Central United Methodist Church had graduation exercises on May 25 in the church fellowship center.
Approximately 125 family members, friends and staff were present for this event.
Rev. Jill B. Rhinehart, pastor of Central United Methodist Church, gave the welcome and prayer.
The graduating class presented a program highlighting some of the skills and songs they learned throughout the year.
A photo slideshow followed the program.
The graduates reentered to “Pomp and Circumstance.”
Diplomas were awarded and tassels turned by teachers, Beth Williamson, Martha Pickler and Anna Gregg.