Roy               Terrence      Larry        Marcy           Alan

                    Coleman         Shirley        Friday      Forester       Massey





    Coach                 Coach            Jerome          Tyrone              David        Coach

   W.C. Gorden       Hill Denson    Gentry           Keys                 Bean         Lea       Ricky's Jersery  

         16 players received All-Metro Jackson Honors

Kenny SanNicholas, K                   Roy Coleman, QB
Jerome Gentry, NG                       Lepolian "Ricky" Gentry, FB
Marcy Forester, FL                        Terrence Shirley, WR/P
David Bean, DB                            Larry Friday, FS
Alphonso Burks, OG                      Charles Sims, TE
Stu Gauntt, DE                             Tyrone Keys, DT
Bill Crockett, OT                            Ronald "Clump" Taylor, OG/LB
Gary Walker, C                             Don Horn,RB


Beyond The Glory

Terrence Shirley, WR
Callaway, 1975
All Big 8/All State
Prep All-American
Millsaps College
University of Southern Mississippi

Larry Friday, FS
Callaway, 1975
All Big 8/All State
Alcorn State University
Mississippi State University
NFL Cleveland Browns

Tyrone Keys, DT
Callaway, 1975
All Big 8/All State Honors
1976 Co-Defensive Player of the year
Mississippi State University
1985 Super bowl Champions
(NFL Chicago Bears)
Mississippi State Education Hall of Fame (2006)
Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame (2009)

Lepolian "Ricky" Gentry, FB
Callaway, 1975
Team Captain
All Big 8/All State Honors
All-American Honors
MVP-Mississippi High School All-star game
Jackson State University

Jerome Gentry, NG/RB
Callaway, 1975
All Metro Jackson Honors
Jackson State University

Roy Coleman, QB
Callaway, 1975
All Big 8/All State Honors
All-American Honors
Mississippi Offensive Player of the Year
Baseball (All District), CO-MVP (All Star Game)
University of Mississippi (Ole Miss)

  • EDD Sullivan - Beyond The Glory4:21

   Mississippi's Uncovered Glory --  Jerome Gentry

Coach Hill Denson
Offensive Coordinator
Callaway,1975
University of Southern Mississippi
(Head Baseball Coach)
Mississippi Coaches Hall of Fame

David Bean, SS
Callaway,1975
Mississippi High School All-Star Game
All-Metro Jackson Honors
Mississippi State University

Allan Massey, OT
Callaway, 1975
All Metro Jackson Honors (1976)
All Big 8/All State Honors (1976)
Mississippi State University/

NFL New York Jets


Roy Coleman, QB
Callaway, 1975
All Big 8/All State Honors
All-American Honors
Mississippi Offensive Player of the Year
Baseball (All District), CO-MVP (All Star Game)
University of Mississippi (Ole Miss)


Coach W.C. Gorden
Head Coach
Jackson State University
(Ricky's Freshman Year Coach)
Mississippi Coaches Hall of Fame
NCAA College Football Coaches Hall of Fame

Coach Odell Jenkins
Defensive line Coach
Callaway, 1975


Coach William "Skip" Bilbro
Offensive line Coach
Callaway, 1975


Coach Lea

Callaway, 1975

Scout 


Coach Charles Allman

Head Coach

Callaway, 1975

Mississippi Coaches Hall of Fame