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Gene Sexton remembered

On Friday at McKeand Stadium the inducted members to the Shelbyville High School Alumni Hall of Fame were honored in ceremonies at the home football opener.


Unable to attend was longtime teacher, coach, principal, city councilman, husband, father and more, Gene Sexton.  Sexton, 95, passed away on August 14.


John Hartnett, an SHS Alumni Hall of Famer himself, remembers Sexton in this conversation that aired at halftime of Friday night's game on GIANT fm Sports.