Texarkana Arkansas School District Receives Over $87,000 Gift From Estate of Eleanor Seymour

Communication Specialist Dena Youngblood, Human Resources Secretary Jamie Harris, Assistant Superintendent of Secondary Education Robin Hickerson, Superintendent Dr. Becky Kesler, Assistant Superintendent of Elementary Education Gwen Adams, Assistant Principal of Career and Technical

TEXARKANA, AR (March 7, 2017) –– The Texarkana Arkansas School District has received an $87,060.39 estate gift from Eleanor Seymour. Ms. Seymour is a former Arkansas High School history teacher who made an incredible impact in the lives of the students she taught and the staff she worked with.

After teaching at Arkansas High School, Ms. Seymour became an independent home builder and worked for the City of Texarkana, Arkansas. She was a proud member of the Mary Dale Garden Club
Through her gift to TASD, Ms. Seymour’s legacy will continue to impact the lives of students. The Eleanor Seymour Scholarship will be established in her honor for Arkansas High School graduating seniors.

“To receive this generous gift from Seymour’s estate means a great deal to TASD and its students,” commented Public Relations Director Genia Bullock. “We truly appreciate this most gracious donation and are grateful for Ms. Seymour’s personal conviction and commitment to education.”

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