2017-06-21 / Campus

Grimsley graduates from Troy University


Billy Grimsley Billy Grimsley William Eugene “Billy” Grimsley III of Colquitt graduated May 12, 2017, with a bachelor of science in communications arts.

Billy is a 2012 graduate of Southwest Georgia Academy in Damascus where he and his tennis partner, Adam Lowe, held state champetionship titles for boys doubles their junior and senior years.

He attended Spring Hill College in Mobile, Ala., with a men’s tennis scholarship where he played with the Badgers.

Billy then transferred to Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus and played tennis with the Canes before transferring to Troy University in Troy, Ala.

While at Troy, he received a formal invitation to become an associate member of the Sigma Tau Zeta of Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity. He held the positon of alumni affairs while being a brother and sports chair during his junior and senior years. He was also a manager of the GNC of Troy.

Upon graduation, Billy relocated to Pensacola, Fla., where he is employed with ABC Supply Co., Inc. in the advance management training employee program.

He is the son of Lyn Bush Strickland and Robert Strickland, Buz and Sueanne Grimsley and brother to Miley Grimsley, all of Colquitt.

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