Families of Folds | Baker Family

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Folds of Honor Recipients: Joshua, Kaydee, Chelsea, Billy & Kevin Baker     In Honor of: US Marine Corps Sergeant Donald R. Baker, Jr., who served 10 ½ years What does this scholarship mean to you? “As a military family, my children have learned we are always here for each other. And no matter what …

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Families of Folds – Roman Moore

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  Roman is a first-time Folds scholarship awardee.  He is a freshman at Carson-Newman majoring in Biology. Roman’s father is Army Sergeant First Class Jason H. Moore, who was wounded in action and the recipient of a Purple Heart.  He served just over 20 years (7 years as a Marine and 12 years in Army Special …

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Families of Folds – The Schafer’s

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“I feel like my daddy kind of saved the world, I know he deployed to keep us safe.” – Rachel Schafer It was at James Bowie High School in Austin, TX, that Ashley and Rick Schafer fell in love. High school sweethearts, the two graduated in 1997, and while Ashley stayed in Austin to work …

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Families of Folds – The Trahan Family

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“He knows that tomorrow is not guaranteed and tries to instill that belief by challenging the boys to be courageous, bold, and unapologetic for going after their dreams and goals.” – Michelle Trahan Michelle and Scott Trahan met in high school while she was a freshman and he was a junior. Scott’s kindness and big …

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Families of Folds | Tayler Garber

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I remember my sister running to meet me, shutting the door that led to the kitchen, bawling her eyes out and clinging to me as if her life depended on it. Holding me in that room, as if she were trying to keep my life normal for a few more seconds. Then I remember walking …

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