11th Annual Cotillion Ball (1982)

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11th Annual Cotillion Ball (1982)


African American Women, Post-Secondary Education, Gamma Upsilon Psi Society


This source is the booklet of the 11th Annual Cotillion Ball held in April of 1982 at the Ramada Inn Convention Center. It includes biographies and photographs of Kasey Delitha Archey, Lisa Diane Barkstall, Lisa Lorraine Catchings, Felicia Antoinette Cockrell, Ellen Faye Guillory, Charlotte Delores Harris, Jill Tracy Hendricks, Lisa Ann Mone Hicks, Linda Kay Hines, Natalie Denise Jackson, Sylvia Marie Jackson, Sededra McKnight, Martha Sue Stone, Daphne Denitrus Terry, Vanessa Ann Thomas, Phoebe Denise Tyler, and Freida Renee Woods as well as many local advertisements.

List of Debutantes and Escorts:


First Name Last Name Parents Sponsor Escort Church School Planned College Planned Major
Freida Renee Woods Mrs. Nettie B. Scott Clark V. Woods Earnest Hendricks Salem GED Parkland/SIU-C Law Enforcement
Phoebe Denise Tyler Mrs. Irene Tyler Rev. King James Underwood Patrick Tyler Morning Stare Freewill Baptist Urbana John Powers' Towers, Palo Alto Modeling and computer operation
Vanessa Ann Thomas Mr. and Mrs. Jan Thomas Jan Thomas Kevin Catchings St. Luke C.M.E. Central Parkland Nursing
Daphne Denetrius Terry Emanuel J. and Earlene Terry Emanuel J. Terry Joseph Y. Heath Canaan Baptist Urbana Jackson State University Computer Science
Martha Sue Stone Mrs. Mollie Stone Steve Pelmore Darryl Wesley Morning Stare Freewill Baptist Central Parkland/UIUC Respiratory Therapist
Sededra McKnight Mr. and Mrs. Edgar McKnight Edgar McKnight Felix Simpkins Canaan Baptist Central Parkand Art
Natalie Denise Jackson Ms. Velma Jackson and Mr. Henry Jackson Henry Jackson Calvin Barksdale Canaan Baptist Urbana University of Illinois pre-medicine
Sylvia Marie Jackson Mr. and Mrs. Billy Murrow Jackson Billy Murrow Jackson Rodney Brown Salem Central Florida A&M University (Tallahassee) Psychology
Linda Kay Hines Mr. and Mrs. David Charles Hines David Charles Hines Victor Cook
Central Illinois State University Public Accountant
Lisa Ann Mone Hicks Mrs. Hattie M. Hicks Cle Easley Thomas Harris St. Luke C.M.E. Central Western Illinois Child Psychology
Jill Tracy Hendricks Mr. and Mrs. Ben Hendricks Ben Hendricks Greg Hendricks (cousin)
Urbana High Spelman College Pre-dentistry
Charlotte Delores Harris Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Harris Melvin Harris Tommy Dorris Jericho Missionary Baptist Central Patricia Stevens Career College (St. Louis)
Ellen Faye Guillory Mr. and Mrs. Chester Guillory Chester Guillory Larry Jones Morning Star Freewill Baptist Urbana High Debbie's Beauty College (Chicago) Cosmotology
Felicia Antoinette Cockrell Ms. Lola B. Cockrell Jeff K. Hall Eric Minor
Centennial High Parkland accounting
Lisa Lorraine Catchings Ms. Faye D. Catchings David Suttle Vincent Manning Pilgrim Baptist Church Centennial High Air Force flight attendant
Lisa Diane Barkstall Mr. Vernon and Carol Barkstall Vernon Barkstall Carl Williams
Central High
Medical School
Kasey Delitha Archey Allen Franklin Archey Richard "Corky" Archey (brother) Canaan Baptist Rantoul Township Grambling University, Louisiana Pre-dentistry


First name Last name High School College Major notes
Richard "Corky" Archey Rantoul Parkland/UIUC

Calvin Barksdale Urbana UIUC pre-journalism-English
Rodney Brown
UIUC Industrial Psychology
Kevin Catching
Parkland Communications
Victor Cook Central Parkland/Fisk (Nashville) Business Administration
Tommie L. Dorris Centennial

works at Eisners, Inc.
Thomas Patrick Harris
Parkland Electrical Engineering
Joseph Heath Urbana Indianapolis Trade School Auto Mechanics
Earnest Hendricks, Jr. Urbana SIU LAS
Gregory Hendricks Urbana Parkland/UIUC Music and Pre-Law
Larry Jones Urbana U.S. Air Force Accountancy Services
Vincent E. Manning Centennial Parkland

Eric Minor Centennial UIUC Electrical Engineering/Computer Programmng
Felix Simpkins
Parkland Law Enforcement
Patrick D. Tyler Urbana Parkland/Tuskegee Elementary Education
Darryl Wesley Central

Carl Williams
UIUC Accounting


April 10, 1982





"11th Annual Cotillion Ball (1982)," in Cotillion Yearbook Database, Item #38, http://eblackcu.net/cotillions/items/show/38 (accessed May 26, 2020).


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