Brigadier General Gerald W. "Gerry" Ketchum
Brigadier General Gerald W. "Gerry" Ketchum leads the Stability Directorate, United States Southern Command, Miami, FL.
Colonel (R) Norman L. Williamson
Colonel (R) Norman L. Williamson graduated as a Distinguished Military Graduate and was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant through the Army's Reserve Officer Training Corps program from MSU in June 1969.
Dr. Roy Ruby
For nearly four decades, Roy H. Ruby was a staff member of the Division of Student Affairs at Mississippi State University, from which he received bachelor’s and master’s degrees in political science in 1961 and 1966, respectively.
Gray W. Harrison, Jr.
Major General (Ret.) Gray W. Harrison, Jr. is a native of Scobey, Mississippi. He entered Mississippi State College in the fall of 1943.
Lieutenant Colonel Jerry Don "D.D." Dickerson
Lieutenant Colonel Dickerson attended Mississippi State University earning his bachelor’s degree in Business Economics and received his commission through the ROTC program, graduating as a Distinguished Military Graduate.
Lieutenant General Emmett H. “Mickey” Walker, Jr.
Lieutenant General Emmett H. “Mickey” Walker, Jr. (Retired) was born March 16, 1924 near Abbott, Mississippi. He graduated from Mississippi State University with Special Honors, receiving a BS in Agricultural Economics in 1947.
MG James H. Lipscomb III
General Lipscomb served as the Assistant Adjutant General prior to his transfer to the United States Army Reserve. He graduated from Mississippi State University in 1965 with a Bachelor of Science, College of Business and Industry.
MG James W. Darden
Army Reserve Ambassador James W. Darden, a retired Major General, served in the Army Reserve for thirty-eight years, from his commissioning in 1966 to his retirement in 2004.
MG Jerry M. Keeton
Jerry served in the US Army from 1960 to his last assignment as Deputy Commander RC of 2nd U.S. Army in Fort Gillem, GA. He commanded troops with the Platoon, Company, Battalion, Group, and Brigade units for the Mississippi National Guard.
Troy H. Middleton
Lieutenant General Troy Houston Middleton (October 12, 1889-October 9, 1976) was a distinguished soldier-educator who served as a corps commander in Europe during World War II and, later, as President of Louisiana State University (LSU).
Presiding Justice William L. Waller, JR.
Presiding Justice William L. Waller, Jr., a native and current resident of Jackson, is a graduate of Murrah High School and Mississippi State University and received his law degree from the University of Mississippi in 1977.