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.
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.