Capital District Kiwanis History

CLUBS, Divisions, Regions, Links, Leadership, People

WILLIAMSON ROAD ROANOKE, VIRGINIA
Organized March 4, 1948. Chartered Apr. 19, 1948.
Sponsor Salem and Roanoke, VA
Division 3, then Division 2
Key #03113
Population 69,287
Merge with Salem 1991 - 1992

1948
President Walter M. Nelson, Secretary Hampton A. Lucas
Membership Mar 18 - 27, Attendance 80%

1949
President F. A. Gates, Secretary O. C. Crawford
Membership Jan 1 - 34, Attendence 81%

1950
President Blair A. Riley, Secretary O. C. Crawford
Membership Jan 1 - 28, Attendence 81%

1951
(Volume 7)
President Paul S. Hawthorne Secretary 0. C. Crawford
Membership Jan. 1 - 23; Attendance 88%

Sent a boy for a week to VPI to study Soil Conservation. Contributed 13 radios to the Huff Lane School; sponsored a sandlot football team, furnishing uniforms and equipment; played an active part in securing a park area for the community; furnished and erected basketball backboards at various places in the community for the use of underprivileged children. Held a children Halloween party. Furnished milk to a needy family for several months. Sent 22 Christmas baskets to needy families. Gave a square dance to raise money for community work.

1952
Division 2
President A. S. Davis, Secretary W. E. Hall
Membership Jan 1 - 23, Attendance 90%

1953
PresidentArthur G. Trout, Secretary Harold W. Garst
Membership Jan 1 - 36, Attendance 90%

1954
President James A. Francisco, Secretary Harold W. Garst
Membership Jan 1 - 40, Attendance 90%
LG Fred A. Gates

1955
President William L. Ross, Secretary Harold W. Garst
Membership Jan 1 - 30, Attendance 85%

1956
President , Secretary Harold W. Garst

1957
President W. S. Kitchen, Secretary Harold Garst

1958
President Truman M. Warren, Secretary William J. Council

1959
President Norman T. Hornsby, Secretary William J. Council

1960
President Charles M. Blair Jr, Secretary W. Ralph Shannon

1961
President Harold N. Hoback, Secretary W. Ralph Shannon

1962
President W. Douglas Kidd, Secretary W. Ralph Shannon

1963
President Leonard W. Weaver, Secretary W. Ralph Shannon

1964
President Dr. John E. Higgins, Secretary W. Ralph Shannon
LG William E. Hale

1965
President Dr. Frank Johnson, Secretary W. Ralph Shannon

1966
President Hugh B. Jones, Secretary Donald E. Harper

1967
President James H. Watson, Secretary Donald E. Harper

1968
President Ralph D. Holland, Secretary Donald E. Harper
LG Dr Frank M. Johnson

1969
President Dr. Alvin W. Kagey, Secretary Donald E. Harper

1969 - 1970
President Robert C. Price, Secretary Donald E. Harper

1970 - 1971
President Elmer G. Jones, Secretary Donald E. Harper

1971 - 1972
President Thomas M. Adams, Secretary Virgil L. Rogers

1972 - 1973
President Kenneth R. McKenna, Secretary William M. Rich Jr
LG James H. Watson
Co Sponsor Southwest Roanoke Club

1973 - 1974
President William Kenney, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1974 - 1975
President Walter P. Dungan, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1975 - 1976
President Clarence W. Boyer, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1976 - 1977
President Donald E. Harper, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1977 - 1978
President Gregory V. Harrell, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1978 - 1979
President Rome A. Coffey, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1979 - 1980
President Stephen L. Shimchock, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1980 - 1981
President George J. Schumacher, Secretary William M. Rich Jr
LG Gregory V. Harrell

1981 - 1982
President Floyd C. Keith, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1982 - 1983
President Gregory V. Harrell, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

(CK dates) Pres William M. Rich Jr, Secretary Bruce R. Brown

1983 - 1984
President David L. Webb, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1984 - 1985
President William R. Seaburg, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1985 - 1986
President Phillip A. Wilson Jr, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1986 - 1987
President Phillip A. Wilson Jr, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1987 - 1988
President Jahue I. Mundy, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1988 - 1989
President Phillip A. Wilson, Jr, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1989 - 1990
President Dr. John E. Higgins, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1990 - 1991
President William R. Seaburg, Secretary William M. Rich Jr

1991 - 1992
President Phillip A. Wilson Jr, Secretary William M. Rich Jr
Merge with Salem, VA
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