NELSON HERITAGE CENTER

MILLENNIUM GROUP

Former administrators, teachers and
students of “Nelson Training”,
Nelson Memorial and Nelson High
Schools

The Integration of  Nelson County Public Schools

The Integration of Nelson County Public Schools

Click on NAME below to listen to —
“The Voices of Nelson”

Integration Project
Interviewees

Wisteria M. Johnson

In Memory
Calllie M. Nunery

Callie M. Nunery
(Instructor/Counselor)

Alice Durette

Cecilia Epps

Clara Hall Shelton
(Instructor Pre/Post )

Clara Hicks Thompson
(Instructor Pre/Post)

Darlene Edinbourgh

Dorothy Nunery Hutcheson

Edith Napier Wardlaw

Edward Rotheb

Emma Nappier Wardlaw
(Instructor/Principal NCHS)

Henry Connor (former
Superintendent of Nelson
County Schools)

Howard Stanley Clayhborne
(Instructor)

Ida C. Morse

Joe Ann Mitchell

Johnny Ponton

Lilly Carter

Mary F. Rose

Michael Davidson

Murray Whitehead

Myra Sandidge Wood
(Instructor Pre/Post)

Patsy Higginbotham
(Instructor)

Phyllis Epps Smith

Sarah Bryant Loken

Sarah Stevens Thompson

Scott Heath

Valdrie Nunery Walker

William Shelton
(Instructor Pre/Post)

Willie Banks Gray

Interviews conducted by
Mary F. Rose
and
Summer Interns 2008
Abigail Haymes (UVA)
Courtney Profitt (UVA)

Summer Interns 2009
Gabriella Ellis- (Radford)
Olivia Hudson – (UVA)

Nelson County School System
Road To Integration
TIMELINE

Hours of Operation
Thursday – Friday 9:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m
To schedule an appointment
Email: jburdette@nelsonheritagecenter.com
phone 804-986-5729
or 434-263-8366
Directions
Traveling US 29 South – Approximately 7 miles South of Lovingston
Traveling US 29 North Approximately 5 miles North of Amherst
Location – South Side of Rt 29 1653 Thomas Nelson Highway, Arrington, VA 22922

Address

Located in Library
Nelson Heritage Center
1653 Thomas Nelson Highway
Arrington, Virginia 22922