Odessa High School
Class of 1959
"N" Classmates
Updated May 15, 2014


Click on the letter corresponding to the classmate's last name in 1959

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Current married name enclosed in ( )

Annual Name/address Biographical Sketch & current picture
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Charles Nail

4142 Springbrook

Odessa, TX  79762-8028 


(h) (432) 366-8374
click to enlargeMarried Brenda Simpson Nail. Two children, Valerie Miller and Tom Nail. Four grandchildren, Will and Trinity Miller, Ada and Thomason Nail. Currently Executive Secretary for Region 6 UIL Music. Previously directed Odessa College Band, Director of Fine Arts for ECISD, Permian High School Band and Orchestra Director. Update 08/04/09,..
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Jimmy Needham

15 Rd #3112 
Aztec. NM 87410 
(h) (505) 334-2838
Found by 07/21/09 by Joyce (Greenlee) McCarty Update 08/04/09.
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Jo Ann  Marie Neel

1021 NE 33rd Avenue

Portland, OR  97232-2518

(w) (503) 223-0050
(c) (503) 473-7223

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Clifton Dewayne Neely 
Deceased (10/79)

Info furnished by Don Giddens: Clifton D. Neely b 1941 d 10/1979 in El Paso, TX (Could that have been Fort Bliss). (SSDI) Update 02/24/09.
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Therona (Hampton) Nettleton

623 Golder

Odessa, TX  79761


(h) (432) 332-4158 
(w) (432) 368-2500 
(c) (432) 553-5004
Single; one son, Scott. 2 grandchildren, Kira (18) & Devin (17). Enjoy traveling with friends, cooking, entertaining, reading. Also enjoy volunteering at Texas Oncology . Have worked 19 years as Womens & Missions Pastor at CrossRoads Fellowship (formerlly Temple Baptist). Started working "part-time" in Jan. Update 08/04/09.
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Walter "Buddy" New

Deceased (03/08/12)

Walter Lewis "Buddy" New (OHS 1959) passed away Thursday March 8, 2012, at his La Jolla, CA., home from an apparent massive brain hemorrhage.

Buddy was a standout OHS athlete in both Football (Fullback) and Baseball (1st Baseman). Buddy went on to star at Texas University where he was a power-hitting First Baseman for the Longhorns and helped lead them to the College World Series.

Buddy will be greatly missed by all.

Our prayers are with Buddy's wife of 49+ years, Sandy (Ewell) New and their family.

More Information on website at http://www.ohs58.net

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Darrel Newman

2419 Windsor

Odessa, TX  79761

(h) (432) 332-3932              gemtanz@aol.com            Updated 5-15-2014
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Ronald C. Newman

2508 Spur

Odessa, TX  79761

(h) (432) 366-6094
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Robert Norris
Deceased (10/05/91)

Info furnished by Don Giddens: Robert J Norris b 1941 d 10/5/1991 and is buried in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Update 02/24/09.
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Bob Norwood
118 Elm Lane
Mena  AR 71953 
(479) 394-5524 


Updated 02/26/09.
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Robert Eugene (Bob) Norwood

255 CR 33970

Powderly, TX  75473 
(h) (903) 739-2551 
(432) 366-0519
Click to enlargeMarried Mary Ann Buchanan (now deceased). Served in the USMC and stationed at Camp Pendleton, CA. I have 2 daughters, Kathy & Diana, 3 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Worked in Sweetwater TX for awhile, then moved back to Odessa. Retired after 25 years with the Texas Dept of transportation as a Traffic supervisor. I enjoy visiting historical places, fishing and spending time with family. I am now married to Shirley Holt (July 14, 2006), between us we have 6 daughters,13 Grandchildren, 10 Great Grandchildren. Update 07/07/2010
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Robert  Mitchell Notley

Deceased (09/05/75)
Info per Don Giddens: Robert M Notley b ca 1941 died 9/5/1975 in Ector County. Update 02/26/09.