FLORENCE, S.C. - The following students have been awarded academic achievement scholarships to attend Francis Marion University in the academic year 1999-2000.
Receiving FMU Presidential Scholarships, full scholarships which cover all fees and on-campus room and board, are: Shelley Lynn Eaddy of Florence, daughter of Lynnwood and Sandra Eaddy, a graduate of South Florence High School; Amy Danielle Evans of Pamplico, daughter of Guy and Sumiko Evans, a graduate of Hannah-Pamplico High School; Shenek Catrell Heyward of Dillon, daughter of Moses and Martha Heyward, a graduate of Latta High School; Katherine Lee Lathan of Cincinnati, Ohio, daughter of John and Virginia Lathan, a graduate of Madeira High School; and Justin Lee Slatten of Versailles, Ky., son of Arnold and Debra Slatten, a graduate of Woodford County High School.
The following students were awarded FMU Scholarships, which cover all general university fees: Allan Edmund Burgess of Anderson, son of Allan and Naomi Burgess, a graduate of Oakwood Christian School; Melissa Ann Cross of Aiken, daughter of Hershall and Melanie Cross, a graduate of Silver Bluff High School; Merideth Paige Grooms of Coward, daughter of Calvin and Merry Grooms, a graduate of Florence Christian Schools; Joshua Hicks of Florence, son of Kenneth and Kristina Hicks, a transfer from East Carolina University; Erin M. Holladay of Chester, daughter of Charles and Anne Holladay, a graduate of Chester High School; Jason Bradley Isgett of Darlington, son of Melvin and Sarah Isgett, a graduate of Darlington High School; Andrew Will Joyner of Florence, son of Terry and Ann Joyner, a graduate of Florence Christian Schools; Daniel Marion Kibbe of Rock Hill, son of James and Teri Kibbe, a graduate of Rock Hill High School; Stephanie Paige Lewis of Florence, daughter of Steve Lewis and Ann M. Dowling, a graduate of West Florence High School; April Michelle Mills of Aynor, daughter of Johnnie and Rachel Mills, a graduate of Aynor High School; Jennifer Elizabeth Norman of Sumter, daughter of Clevie and Teresa Norman, a graduate of Sumter High School; Kelli Elizabeth Steen of Florence, daughter of Wayne and Stephanie Steen, a graduate of West Florence High School; and Mark Eugene Wallace of Florence, son of Manning and Dana Wallace, a graduate of South Florence High School.
The following students were awarded FMU Academic Excellence Scholarships, which vary in amounts offered: Sheron Denise Abraham of Florence, daughter of John and Joe Bertha Abraham, a transfer from Florence-Darlington Technical College; Rachel Erin Arant of Rock Hill, daughter of Billy and Deborah Arant, a graduate of Northwestern High School; Shannon Deless Bailey of Dillon, daughter of J. W. and Jean Bailey, a graduate of Dillon High School; Amy Ann Birch of New Port Richey, Fla., daughter of Thomas and Ann Birch, a graduate of Ridgewood High School; Stephanie Michelle Buffett of Florence,Charles and Lori Buffett, a graduate of West Florence High School; Sarah Nicole Burnside of Conway, daughter of Thomas and Sarah Burnside, a graduate of Conway High School; Michelle R. Buxton of Florence, daughter of Mike Buxton and Cindy Davis, a graduate of West Florence High School; Kimberly Gwynn Covil of Castle Hayne, N.C., daughter of Jerry and Wanda Covil, a graduate of E. A. Laney High School; Candice Tyrell Cox of Loris, daughter of Jeff and Paula Cox, a graduate of Loris High School; and Tawnya Kay Cox of Bancroft, Mich., daughter of Roderick and Luanne Cox, a graduate of Corunna High School.
Also, Matthew James Dura of Sumter, son of James and Peggy Dura, a graduate of Sumter High School; Jonathan Steven Eaddy of Johnsonville, son of Steven and Louise Eaddy, a graduate of Johnsonville High School; Samuel Neal Evans of Florence, son of Charles and Doris Evans, a graduate of Florence Christian Schools; Basilios Athanasios Gioldasis of Florence, son of Tommy and Maria Gioldasis, a graduate of South Florence High School; Margaret Emily Grant of Andrews, daughter of George and Shirley Grant, a graduate of Andrews High School; Willie Marvin Grooms of Darlington,son of Joy Coker, a graduate of Darlington High School; Kristi Nicole Humbert of Moncks Corner, daughter of James and Fern Humbert, a graduate of Berkeley County High School; James Victor Mathis Jr. of Manning, son of Jimmy and Gail Mathis, a graduate of Manning High School; Thomas Finley McCaskill of Sumter, son of Finley and Cathy McCaskill, a graduate of Wilson Hall Academy; Sarah Alice Miller of Moncks Corner, daughter of Coleman and Cindy Miller, a graduate of Berkeley High School; and Sarah Elizabeth Parsons of Moncks Corner, daughter of Albert and Kathryn Parsons, a graduate of Berkeley High School.
Also, Bounpraseuth (Toyo) Phongprija of Florence, son of Bounlieng and Nom Phongprija, a graduate of West Florence High School; Susan Elizabeth Pressley of Florence, daughter of Tim and Susan Pressley, a graduate of South Florence High School; Tiffany Marie Prosser of Johnsonville, daughter of Glenn and Donna Prosser, a graduate of The Carolina Academy; Patrick Gene Rabon of Conway, son of Jerry and Brenda Rabon, a graduate of, Conway High School; Amanda Nichol Simon of Mason, Ohio, daughter of Edward and Jean Simon, a graduate of William Mason High School; Julianna Rae Siratt of Loris, daughter of Tommy and Jackie Siratt, a graduate of, Green Sea-Floyds High School; Andrea Denise Sparkman of Clio, daughter of Eugene and Alice Sparkman, a graduate of Marlboro County High School; Eric Logan Stayman of Lugoff, son of Richard and Cathryn Stayman, a graduate of Lugoff-Elgin High School; Jennifer Renee Thompson of Florence, daughter of Diane Thompson, a graduate of West Florence High School; Amanda Dianne Walters of Bennettsville, daughter of John and Teresa Walters, a graduate of Marlboro County High School; April Souria Williams of Florence, daughter of DeVere and Cynthia Williams, a graduate of South Florence High School; and Jessica Lynn Willis of Saluda, daughter of Jesse and Cynthia Willis, a graduate of Saluda High School.