Celebrating our Graduates on May 21


Congratulations to Good Shepherd’s high school graduates,

Paige Lee Bolding, daughter of Cheryl and David Bolding and granddaughter of Delores Poteat, graduates from Stuart Cramer High School on Saturday, June 10. Paige plans to attend Gaston College for two years in the Fine Arts program. Following her graduation from Gaston College, Paige plans to transfer into another college to continue her studies.

Cassidy Grace Concannon graduates June 10 from Stuart Cramer High School. Cassidy is graduating with honors and as a member of the National Honor Society. She will continue her education by attending East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C. Cassidy is the daughter of Scott and Jan Concannon.

Zachary Frazier “Zack” Merritt is also graduating June 10 from Stuart Cramer High School. Zack is graduating with honors and was a member of the Beta Club, National Honor Society and the National Technical Honor Society. He plans to attend Appalachian State University in Boone to major in English with a concentration in Film Studies. Zack is the son of Laura and Bill Merritt and the grandson of Interim Pastor Cyrus Frazier.

Caroline Margaret Philbeck, daughter of Kelly and Susan Philbeck, graduates June 10 from Highland School of Technology. Graduating with honors, Caroline is a member of the National Honor Society, National Technical Honor Society and the Beta Club. She served as an officer in the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) club and completed the Career and Technical Education pathway for Business and Legal Studies. Caroline also plans to attend Eastern Carolina University of Greenville, N.C. to major in Political Science. She hopes to achieve a post-graduate degree and become a lawyer.

Your Good Shepherd family congratulates each of you upon this graduation milestone in your lives. May God’s blessing rest upon you and love light your path. May that path be filled with adventures and discovery. May you live, love and give your best to the glory of God.