ALEX FRASER and Ivana Janciarova were married on January 13 in Bratislava, Slovakia. Alex is a tennis professional at The Esporta Health and Racquet Club while Ivana is working for Redieset Print Company. The couple lives in Bournemouth, England.
LINDSAY “SUMMER” GILMORE is a guidance counselor at Elise Middle School in Moore County. She is in the process of starting graduate school.
CHRISTY KING graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a master’s degree in Public Administration.
MICHAEL SWIMAN has been working with the Wake County Public Safety Office since October 2000.
SUSAN COLLINS TESONE is living in Crestview, FL, and is a career counselor with PIC.
SHAUN JONES is working at the College as an assistant football coach.
RODNEY PARKER is a teacher with the Cumberland County School System.
WILLIAM STRATTON ARLISS ’91
Billy Arliss, 32, of Sodus Point, NY, died May 29 from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident in Plattekill.
Arliss was the son of Frederick and Rhayna Arliss of Clyde, NY, where he was employed by the Park Lane Construction Co.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Laurie Ufholz-Arliss of Sodus Point; one stepdaughter, Erica Kerr; his sister, Kathryn Ann Arliss of Clyde; his paternal grandmother, Ella Arliss of Clyde; a nephew, Brian Arliss of Clyde; his in-laws, Philip and Cheryl Ufholz of South Butler; a brother-in-law, James Ufholz of Newark; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
The December 1991 graduate was a member of MC golf teams that won NCAA Division III championships in 1990 and 1991. He was an All-Star athlete in golf, football and basketball at Clyde-Savannah High School.
Memorials may be made to the New York State Junior Golf Association, c/o Pat Kennan, PO Box 333, Syracuse, NY 13215- 0333.
GROVER LESLIE FRENCH ’68
Grover Leslie French, 54, of Raleigh, NC, died March 28.
A native of Kinston, NC, Les worked 22 years in the Information Services Depart- ment of Carolina Power & Light Co. After graduating from Methodist in 1968, he served in the U.S. Army and earned a graduate degree from NC State University.
Les is survived by his wife, Linda Minetree French; daughter, Tabitha Rice and hus- band, Kevin; grandaughter, Grayson Joy Rice; father and stepmother, Virgil and Betty French; stepfather, Harry Hamilton, Sr.; sisters, Wanda Clifton and husband Robert of Grifton, NC, Marcella French, and Michelle French; brother, Larry Hamilton, Jr. and wife Sue; mother-in-law, Marilyn C. Smith; nieces, Andrea O’Neal and husband, Gary and children, Ryan and Jordan of Kinston, and Jimi Hill and hus- band, Michael of Kinston. Les is prede- ceased by his mother, Beaulah Hill Hamilton.
Memorials may be made to the Brain Tumor Center at Duke University Medical Center, Box 3624, Durham, NC 27710 or the American Brain Tumor Association, 2720 River Road, DesPlaines, IL 60018, or to Hospice of Wake County, 1300 St. Mary’s St., Raleigh, NC 27605.
MARGARET W. AILERSON ’87
Mrs. Margaret W. Ailerson, 40, of Sanford, NC, died Dec. 14, 2000 at Duke University Medical Center.
Mrs. Ailerson is survived by her husband, Kurt J. Ailerson of the home; two sons, Kurt J. Ailerson Jr. and Derek C. Ailerson, both of the home; a daughter, Tayler K. Ailerson of the home; her father and stepmother, Charles and Uni White of Raeford; and her mother and stepfather, Chong C. and David Wheeler of Fayetteville.
Memorials may be made to the Margaret W. Ailerson Memorial Fund for Cancer Research, care of Goldston United Meth- odist Church, PO Box 85, Goldston, NC 27252.
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