Lee graduate recipient of $1,000 Beall Scholarship, will attend TJC

Published on Monday, 16 June 2014 23:44 - Written by Staff Reports

Robert E. Lee High School graduate Haley Elizabeth Jones is the 2014 recipient of the Tab and Bonnie Beall Scholarship.

The $1,000 scholarship, presented through the Tyler ISD Foundation, will go toward Ms. Jones’ fall and spring semesters at Tyler Junior College. She plans to become a nurse.

“We are pleased to help others pursue the goal of a college education and wish Haley the best in her future,” the Bealls said, according to a foundation news release. “Education is important in our lives, as our daughter is a teacher, and Bonnie is a retired teacher. The blessings we have received in our lives are shared through this scholarship in the hopes that others can realize their dreams as well.”

The Beall scholarship is awarded annually based on need to one TISD graduate who plans to attend TJC, The University of Texas at Tyler or Texas College, according to a foundation news release.