Prairie View A&M University

Fred Douglas High School

James Monroe Milligan III 

1915 - 1997

James Monroe Milligan III was born September 25, 1915 to the late James II and Sarah Milligan in Sherman, Texas. He attended Fred Douglas High School in Sherman, Texas and went on the Prairie View A&M College where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Education. He later attended Southeastern State University in Durant, Oklahoma where he received his Master's degree. A brief summary of his distinguished career.

  • Denison Public Schools (30 years)

  • Coach - Teacher- Athletic Director - Terrell High School

  • Instructor - Hillsboro - Gainesville- Paris

The Milligan Family

In 1940 James Monroe Milligan III  married the late Lola McFarland of Denison, Texas. Unto that union four children were born.

  • James Monroe Milligan IV

  • Exa

  • Marian

  • Lulu


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