Jay Landon Sevier, U.S. Army Special Forces corporal.
Sevier graduated from McNeil High School in 1999, then continued his education at Concordia University, with a Bachelor of Arts- Multidisciplinary Studies degree. Upon graduating, Sevier coached and taught at Cedar Park High School for a year until he joined the Army in 2007. Sevier completed Army Basic Training, Advanced Individual Training and Airborne School. He was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 1st Special Warfare Training Group when he passed away on Sept. 19, 2009. On Oct. 1, 2009, Jay was awarded Posthumous Honorary Member of the Special Forces Regiment “Green Beret.” This honor was granted by the Secretary of the Army and is a very rare award.