In Memory

James Andrew Read - Class Of 1972

Deceased Classmate: James Read (1972)
Date Of Birth: 02-14-1954
Date Deceased: 03-29-1978
Age at Death: 24
Cause of Death: murder-robbery
Classmate City: Houston
Classmate State: TX
Classmate Country: USA
Survived By: J. Leighton Read, '69 Tim Read, '75

James played tennis at Westchester and excelled academically. After earning a BBA at Trinity University, he worked as a CPA with large accounting firms in San Antonio and Houston. He had been admitted to Harvard's MBA program and was planning to attend in the fall when he was killed at age 24. He still is missed.

Added by Rev. Tim Read (brother)  WHS 1975