JCHS Past Presidents

Many of distinguished individuals have lead the Jackson County Historical Society over the years.
This is a comprehensive list.

JCHS initially organized in 1909 but this fell into abeyance until its revival in the late 1950s.

 

1909 - Dr. W. C. Campbell

1940 - Nathaniel "Nat" Jackson

1948 - Brig. Gen. Edward M. Stayton

1950 - Rufus Burrus

 

1958 - W. Howard Adams
1961 - Mrs. J. Roger (Mary Mildred) DeWitt
1964 - Francis "Brick" Wornall
1967 - W. Coleman Branton
1970 - Col. S. D. Slaughter
1971 - Edward S. "Ned" Washburn
1973 - L. Patton Kline
1974 - Susannah "Sue" Gentry
1976 - Maj. Gen. Robert A. Hewitt
1978 - Phil K. Weeks
1980 - Mary Shaw "Shawsie" Branton
1983 - John G. Paxton II
1985 - Martha Crider
1987 - Virginia Jennings Nadeau
1987 - C. W. Ohrvall
1990 - Theodore J. "Ted" Honig
1991 - Jane F. Flynn
1995 - Daneen Barbour
1996 - Judith "Judy" Johnson
1997 - William T. "Bill" Reed
1999 - Jack Nesbitt
2001 - J. Bradley "Brad" Pace
2003 - Dan Bradbury
2005 - Benjamin F. "Ben" Mann
2007 - Eileen Weir
2009 - George B. Lopez
2011 - Ralph A. Monaco II
2012 - R. James Stilley Jr.
2014 - SHARON WILLIAMS