Scholarship created in memory of Joe Hightower who died in auto accident Dec. 1
Kilgore College will receive a newly endowed scholarship during a short ceremony on Wednesday at Martin Resource Management Corporation in Kilgore.
The presentation will take place at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 7. Martin Resource Management Corporation is located at 4200 B Stone Road, in Kilgore.
The $15,000 “Joe Hightower-Sharon Hendrix International Student Scholarship” is being created in memory of Joe Hightower, who died as a result of injuries sustained in a Longview auto accident Dec. 1.
Martin Resource Management Corporation donated remaining funds to complete the $15,000 scholarship.
His widow, Sharon, is an employee of Martin Resource Management Corporation and has asked donations to be made to the KC Foundation in Joe’s memory.
For more information, call Leah Gorman, Director of Development, at 903-988-7521 or e-mail her: email@example.com.
From: KIlgore College