WALNUT RIDGE — Williams Baptist University awarded degrees to 93 graduates during its 2021 commencement exercises May 1.
Area graduates are listed by county.
Clay County: Brayden Brewer of Corning, with high honors, and Ana Karen Ransom of Rector.
Craighead County: Katlyn Ferguson of Bay, Sarah Holmes of Bono, Renita Courtney of Lake City, and Elijah Barnes, Logan Bracey, Kierra Huskey, with highest honors, Scarlett James, Sara Michael, Rebekah Sullinger, all of Jonesboro.
Cross County: Molly Mingo, with high honors, Heath Taylor, with honors, and Brady Taylor, all of Wynne.
Greene County: David Ellis of Lafe, with honors, Julie Foster of Marmaduke, with high honors, Andrew Cooper, with honors, Caiden McFadden, Elizabeth Stoddard, with honors, Abigail Taylor, Trevor Thomas, Faith Jankoviak, with high honors, and Shelby Wolk, all of Paragould.
Jackson County: Sarah Brunner of Tuckerman.
Lawrence County: Benjamin Brightwell and Rebekah Kopp, with highest honors, both of Black Rock, Annie Doney, with highest honors, Ashlyn Marlow King, with honors, and Jessica Powell, all of Imboden, Morgan Johnson of Saffell, with highest honors, Chasaty Malone of Smithville, Mashae Smart of Sulphur Rock, with honors, and Henry Bournigal, with honors, Abbey Cox and Blan Williamson, all of Walnut Ridge.
Mississippi County: Tevin Howard of Osceola.
Randolph County: Whitney Meridith of Maynard, Connor Daniels, with honors, Ashlyn Ellis, with highest honors, Hannah Koons, with honors, and Andrew Radcliff, with honors, all of Pocahontas, and Diane Rasmussen and Karen Watson, both of Reyno.
Sharp County: Kelsey Abney of Ash Flat, with highest honors, and Harley Thomason of Sidney.