Boxer of WMZQ had the unique opportunity to talk with a few people Brantley Gilbert knew very well while attending school at Jefferson High School. They shared tons of great stories about Brantley from when he was a baby, to high school sports.
Doug Thurmond was Brantley's football coach, as well as a family friend and has known Brantley his whole life.
Bob Gurley taught Brantley as a 9th grader in American Government, was his varsity football and baseball coach, as well as his neighbor.
Chuck Cook was also Brantley's varsity baseball coach, JV football coach and a good family friend.