Godby High Class of 1980 Reunion

Godby High Class of 1980 Reunion

Welcome, members and friends of Godby Class of 1980!


43 years ago today.
we graduated!!
Comment with a favorite memory from your time at Godby.


Congratulations to Ray Marchant on his induction into the Association of Godby Graduates Alumni Hall of Fame. Ray was recognized for his achievements in the Fine Arts category.

Marty Sim's ALS Battle, organized by Aaron McAnelly 11/24/2021

RIP Marty Sims, Class of 1981, d. Nov. 22, 2021. Condolences to family and friends.

Marty Sim's ALS Battle, organized by Aaron McAnelly Marty Sims is one of the most faithful people we know. He was diagnosed with ALS 7 years ago an… Aaron McAnelly needs your support for Marty Sim's ALS Battle

Godby High School | DigiNole 07/28/2021

FSU Libraries has moved all our yearbook images to a new user interface. The old link will eventually go away, so please begin using the new one effective immediately: https://diginole.lib.fsu.edu/islandora/object/fsu:godbyhigh?fbclid=IwAR37vETUP46QFg2fpoWI2C1Ejn8aJuQxDevsZT5TmtpSUU0Dr1nrmG0dU7c

Godby High School | DigiNole The work that goes into providing access to digital materials in DigiNole is complex. It requires many hands to complete projects that contribute objects to this digital collection.

Photos from Godby High Class of 1980 Reunion's post 08/09/2020
Robin Williams - Obituary 07/02/2020

RIP Robin Eugene Williams, d. Jun. 30, 2020, condolences to family and friends.

Robin Williams - Obituary View Robin Williams's obituary, send flowers and sign the guestbook.


On this day, June 9th, forty years ago, the Godby Class of 1980 graduated. The following is a stream of memories. Add your own in the comments.

Freshman schedule in the mail. Orientation with friends. Searching for buildings. Locker combination. Nightmares of being lost. Homeroom. Bodies crammed in the halls between classes. Don't be late. Lunch window: nutty buddy bars and chocolate shake. Teachers. Courtyard tables. Muddy courtyard. Library. Card catalog. Class started too early in the morning. Waiting outside the band room for it to open. Football. Football players. Pep rally in the gym. Pep rally in the courtyard. Cold classrooms. Baseball. Singing the Alma Mater. Pledge of Allegiance. Blue & white. Leon, Choctaw, Rutherford, Mosley. Homecoming: gorgeous girls, beautiful dresses. Impromptu concert in the gym by a rock band passing through. Mr. Bradford. Guys with cameras always taking pictures. New friends, old friends. Walking around the stadium. Watching people walk around the stadium. Seniors, so grown up. Biology lab. Chemistry. Some guy with a white belt. And a camera. Club initiation: wearing pajamas. Guys in cheerleading uniforms. Comparative Systems. French: Mme. Fifi. Typing class: two Lauras. Marching practice: sloping parking lot. Halftime. Marching contests. Concert band. Superior ratings. Bell bottoms. Friends' parents. Huge yearbook. Band tours. Basketball. P.E. Walking the track. Dressing out. Not dressing out. Junior year: almost there. TPing yards. Pillage People. Tennis. Mr. Montford. Cool cars. Bomb scares. Rooftop antics. TPing cars. Snack Shop. Driving to school when I could get the car. Smoking areas. Drama: the club and real life. Elvis died. Jamboree. Four high schools. Track team. Capital Stadium. Coach (take your pick). FFA. The Courier. Yearbook signatures. Class of '80 yearbook: most beautiful. Amos the Lovebird. Mr. Godby. First homecoming king. The Parking Lot. Driver's Ed. Ain't No Stopping Us Now! Senior pictures. Class ring. Cap and gown. That white belt. Beating Leon in football all four years. Cougar paws on Cougar Lane. The Pillage People. Senior Wills. Commencement. whew.


Included here are all details for Godby's first-ever 50-year reunion in June. All Godby graduates, family, friends and current & former faculty are welcome. Would the Class of 1980 like to hold its 40-year reunion there as well?
Link for on-site lodging reservations:



Godby's first-ever 50-Year Reunion -- EVERYONE is invited:


legacy.com 07/09/2019

View Amanda Gasque's Obituary on Tallahassee.com and share memories

RIP Amanda Denise Hall Gasque, d. in Columbia, condolences to family and friends.

legacy.com Amanda Denise Hall Gasque Columbia - Funeral services for Mrs. Amanda Denise Hall Gasque will be held Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. (viewing 10:00 a.m.) at Gra


Every page of the 1980 yearbook is now available for free public viewing...



38 years ago, the Godby High Class of 1980 graduated! What an exciting time it was for us. Congratulations.


Timeline Photos


1976 Championship players and coaches with current coach Todd Lanter, and principal Shelly Bell


Madison Social

We're starting the reunion party early, Thursday after 5 pm at Madison Social. All are welcome to join us at your own expense.

2014 and 2015 Best Bar in Tallahassee. 2016 Best Brunch and Best Happy Hour. Lover of all things FSU. There is no "What-What" in the fight song.

legacy.com 04/14/2016

Kelly Ann Hackmeyer-Hyder's Obituary on Tallahassee Democrat

Our deepest condolences to Kelly's family. We all have fun, loving, precious memories of our time spent with her over the years.

legacy.com Read the Obituary and view the Guest Book, leave condolences or send flowers. | Kelly Ann Hackmeyer-Hyder Kelly Ann Hackmeyer-Hyder, 53, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, April 10th. A cross-country truck driver named "LTI Truck Driver of the Year", she stayed true to her


News is arriving that Kelly Hackmeyer has passed away. Condolences to all. From a friend of hers, Sam Deppa: "So just found out that a friend of mine died of a possible heart attack today. My condolences to the family. Not going to say as to who but was a fellow LTI driver... after talk to the daughter of the friend I am sorry to have to say it was a fellow driver who was driving in Columbus oh what she had a heart attack and had the presence of mind to get the truck pulled over and parked before she let God take her. A true professional to the end. You are missed Kelly Hackmeyer".



There is a fraudulent Publix coupon circulating on social media that states “Free $250 Grocery Coupon". This is not supported by Publix and this coupon is not valid at any of our locations. We recommend not participating in the promotion or providing your personal information. Thank you for your patience as we investigate this situation.


Mitch Gans has been attempting to contact Zach Fussell since last June to return his lost Cougar yearbooks. If someone knows how to personally reach Zach, please ask him to talk to Mitch.


Dale M. Hiedeman's Obituary on Tallahassee Democrat

Our deepest condolences to Mr. Hiedeman's family.

legacy.com Read the Obituary and view the Guest Book, leave condolences or send flowers. | Dale M. Hiedeman Dale M. Hiedeman passed away peacefully at his home early Wednesday morning Jan. 6, 2016 following a brief illness. He was born on Feb 2, 1927 to Clarence and Lucile Hiedeman in


Happy Thanksgiving


First fifty paid attendees will receive a special Godby reunion keepsake at the BBQ. All details are here: http://tinyurl.com/qfl7ew6

tallahassee.com 09/19/2015

Godby overpowers Leon


tallahassee.com Cougars score three rushing touchdowns, open up 21-0 lead at half to improve to 2-2.


If you are interested in helping with or attending a 35th reunion, please message Mitch Gans or comment below.


Congratulations, Class of '80. Thirty-five (35!) years ago on June 9th, we graduated Godby. Share a memory of that time in the comments below.

legacy.com 04/24/2015

Helena Smith Brigman's Obituary on Tallahassee Democrat

Our deepest sympathy to Elaine and Edward. Mrs. Brigman taught at Belle Vue when many of us were there.

legacy.com Read the Obituary and view the Guest Book, leave condolences or send flowers. | Helena Smith Brigman Helena Smith Brigman, 81, of Hoover, Alabama, and formerly of the Tallahassee, Florida area, passed away April 10, 2015. The High Point, North Carolina native was born March 10,

legacy.com 04/21/2015

Mary Magdalene Jones "Maggie" Marchant's Obituary on Tallahassee Democrat

Many of us had Mrs. Marchant as our music teacher at Caroline Brevard and have fond memories of her. You can share these on her obituary page. Our condolences to her children, Ray and Carol.

legacy.com Read the Obituary and view the Guest Book, leave condolences or send flowers. | Mary Magdalene "Maggie" Jones Marchant Mary Magdalene "Maggie" Jones Marchant passed away April 17, 2015 after a brief illness. Born in Birmingham, Alabama on May 27, 1931 to Ada and George W.


Roger Day will be Master of Ceremonies at the Tenth Annual Association of Godby Graduates Hall of Fame Banquet. It will be in the Godby Media Center at 5:30 pm Friday evening, March 27, 2015. $20 per person, and all proceeds benefit the AGG Scholarship Fund. The Facebook event is here:


clorafuneralhome.com 02/01/2015

Visitations - Clora Funeral Home

I was wondering if anyone else saw this in the Tallahassee Democrat this past week, and may have more details. I am trying to confirm if this is the Rodney Gainous we went to school with.

clorafuneralhome.com Clora Funeral Home is a full service funeral facility providing the utmost degree of quality service to families in their most sincere time of need.


posted on facebook by Metamorphosys


Friday at 1:00 pm we play American Heritage (Plantation) for the 5A State Championship in the Citrus Bowl. Spirit buses will depart Godby at 7:15 am Friday and return to Godby Friday evening. The bus ride to and from Orlando costs $48 and game tickets are $12. To reserve a seat, please contact Yvonne Williams @ 850-556-1912 or Anthony Simmons @ 850-728-6305.

Want your school to be the top-listed School/college in Tallahassee?

Click here to claim your Sponsored Listing.





Tallahassee, FL
Other Schools in Tallahassee (show all)
FSU Alumni Association FSU Alumni Association
1030 W Tennessee Street
Tallahassee, 32304

Empowering the growing network of Seminoles worldwide.

FSU Career Center FSU Career Center
100 S Woodward Avenue
Tallahassee, 32304

Search for majors, apply for jobs, or look ahead to post graduate study with help from the FSU Caree

Aveda Institute - Tallahassee Aveda Institute - Tallahassee
2020 W Pensacola Street Ste 10
Tallahassee, 32304

More then a beauty school 🖤 Call 877.282.8332 to schedule a tour!

FSU Student Organizations and Involvement FSU Student Organizations and Involvement
109 W Collegiate Loop
Tallahassee, 32306

Create your FSU experience with the Student Organizations and Involvement. Get involved with over 70

142 Collegiate Loop
Tallahassee, 32306

Florida's iSchool for LIS and IT WEB: https://ischool.cci.fsu.edu TWITTER: http://twitter.com/FSU Y

FSU-Student Government Association FSU-Student Government Association
109 Collegiate Loop
Tallahassee, 32306

The FSU Student Government Association sending you updates right on your news feed. Check us out on

New Horizons for Schools and Families New Horizons for Schools and Families

New Horizons for Schools and Families is a platform for working together to create positive changes

Center for Academic Retention & Enhancement Center for Academic Retention & Enhancement
109 Collegiate Loop
Tallahassee, 32306

Founded at FSU in 1968 as Horizons Unlimited, the Center for Academic Retention & Enhancement has pr

Gretchen Everhart School Gretchen Everhart School
2750 Misson Road
Tallahassee, 32303

Gretchen Everhart School is part of the Leon County School system and serves students with intellect

Nurse Resource Training Center LLC Nurse Resource Training Center LLC
3471 North Monroe Street, Suite B
Tallahassee, 32303

Nurse Resource Training Center Description pending.

Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Science at FSU Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Science at FSU
1017 Academic Way
Tallahassee, 32306

The Department of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science (EOAS) conducts research and offers instruct

JFL Media Training JFL Media Training
Tallahassee, 32301

We specialize in a full range of Adobe Creative Suite courses 3D modeling and rendering workshops, c