2019 HONOREE'S

  • Artist

    Christine Davis Easterling

    CHRISTINE DAVIS EASTERLING – EDUCATOR Christine Easterling was born in Blackstone, VA, to Harriett and Lynwood Davis, Jr. She received her early education in the…

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    Dr. Iris Lucille King

    IRIS LUCILLE KING – EDUCATION/HEALTHCARE Iris Lucille King entered Saint Paul’s Polytechnic Institute in 1940 and graduated among the first of the four-year graduating class…

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    Helen Edmonds

    HELEN G. EDMONDS – EDUCATOR Helen Grey Edmonds was born in Lawrenceville, VA on December 3, 1911 to John and Ann Edmonds. She graduated from…

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    Waverly Person

        J. WAVERLY PERSON – SEISMOLOGIST Waverly Person, known to many people around the country and the world as “Mr. Earthquake”, and to friends and…

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    WAVERLY V. YATES

     WAVERLY V. YATES – CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVIST Waverly Yates was born in Brunswick County, VA, in 1935, and started his schooling at Good Hope Elementary…

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