1968 Chattooga Hospital Volunteers

A capping ceremony was held on December 4, 1968 at the Chattooga County Hospital for 16 new volunteers. Mrs. Joe Ledbetter presided. Mrs. Robert Coker, director of nurses, awarded caps. Clyde Davis, Red Cross chapter chairman, gave out Red Cross pins; and hospital administrator Raymond Cox accepted the ladies as volunteers for the hospital.

From left to right (front row): Mrs. Robert Coker, Eula Amos, Nellie LeMaster, Montine Broom, Mattilu Meachum, Avis Love, Ethel Lancaster, Charlotte Ledbetter, and Clyde Davis; (second row) Raymond Cox, Jean Parsons, Betty Lane, Inez Harris, Helen Bridgeman, Luann Baldwin, Virgina Tucker, Margaret Easter, and Linda Archer. (Not pictured were Jane Scott and Sherry Stewart.)

Betty Lane stands outside the hospital in the brisk December air.

Names and other information from the Trion Facts. Photographs by T. Emmett Nunn. Courtesy of Chattooga County Library.

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