President Gina Lockhart
Vice President Jacqui Adkins
Secretary Kelley Corbin
Treasurer Amanda Latch
Chaplain Rhonda Davis
Historian Donna Farrier
Sgt at Arms Peggy Bolin
|Unit 88 of the
you to our home.
Lawrence Riddle Unit #88 Auxiliary was organized
January 14, 1920 by Mrs. C. A. Carmack of Decatur,
Illinois who served as the first 19th District Director.
The Unit received their temporary Charter March 10,
1920 and their permanent Charter two years later,
dated September 11, 1922. Mrs. Lillian Riddle,
mother of Lawrence Riddle, for whom the Post was
named, served as its first President for two years.
The Unit had 32 members in 1920 and has grown to
our present 350 members. Unit 88 awards two (2)
$1000 scholarships a year, in the memory of Norma
Williams and Charter member Ruth Easton. (See
Education Chairman below).
Many of the Unit members have served on District,
State and National Committees. The Unit has
received many awards and citations in recognition
of unselfish distinguished service and loyal
cooperation with The American Legion in promotion
of their many worthy programs for the betterment
of the Community, State, and Nation.
WINKLEBLACK HER CERTIFICATE
FOR 41 YEARS MEMBERSHIP ARE
RHONDA DAVIS, JO GRAFTON,
GINA LOCKHART, KAREN
RECEIVING CERTIFICATES FOR YEARS
MEMBERSHIP: EVLYN HORN 61 YRS,
MARJORIE DEBUHR 61 YRS, LINDA DRUMM 69
YRS, LINDA THOMPSON 64 YRS, ROMAINE
JANES 42 YRS, AND MARILYN DOTY 77 YRS.
|Kathy Cisna, Past President
Department of Illinois
|MATTOON MIDDLE SCHOOL
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