Vandergriff Remembered As Gentleman

Former superintendent put students first, colleagues say

Posted: August 31, 2012 at 5:15 a.m.

Harry Vandergriff was a gentleman with a ready smile who always put students first and often took the time to hand-write personal messages to his staff, friends and colleagues said Thursday.

At A Glance

Services Scheduled

Funeral services for Harry Vandergriff, 93, former Fayetteville school superintendent, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the First Presbyterian Church, 695 Calvin St., Fayetteville. A private interment will follow.

Source: Staff Report

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