Mississippi Elks State Association

Past State Presidents

 

From 1902 Grand Lodge Proceeding, p.82, per report of DD: On October 14, 1901, one representative of each Mississippi Lodge met at Jackson, MS #416, and organized the "Elks Reunion Association of Mississippi". The Charter president elected was Alex M. Paxon of Vicksburg Lodge No. 95 (serving at that time as 1901-1902 DDGER), and the time and place selected for the next meeting was February 10-11, 1902 at Natchez, MS.

 

1901-02 Alex M. Paxton Vicksburg #95
1902-03 Alex M. Paxton Vicksburg #95
1903-04 Alex M. Paxton Vicksburg #95
1904-05 H. B. Greaves Canton #458
1905-06 H. B. Greaves Canton #458
1906-07 H. B. Greaves Canton #458
1907-08 Louis E. Crook Meridian #515
1908-09 Louis E. Crook Meridian #515
1910-11 Louis E. Crook Meridian #515
1911-12 Louis E. Crook Meridian #515
1912-13 Eugene McCormick Brookhaven #1182
1913-14 Eugene McCormick Brookhaven #1182
1914-15 Eugene McCormick Brookhaven #1182
1915-16 Eugene McCormick Brookhaven #1182
1916-17 Eugene McCormick Brookhaven #1182
1917-18 Lousi Goldman Biloxi #606
1918-19 Lousi Goldman Biloxi #606
1919-20 Lousi Goldman Biloxi #606
1921-22 Lousi Goldman Biloxi #606
1922-23 P.G. Jones Hattiesburg #599
1922-23 P.G. Jones Hattiesburg #599
1924-25 P.G. Jones Hattiesburg #599
1925-26 P.G. Jones Hattiesburg #599
1926-27 P.G. Jones Hattiesburg #599
1927-28 No State Association
1929 State Association Re-organized May 23, 1929
1929-30 W. Estopinal Gulfport #978
1930-31 W. Estopinal Gulfport #978
1931-32 W. Estopinal Gulfport #978
1932-33 W. Estopinal Gulfport #978
1933-34 W. Estopinal Gulfport #978
1934-35 W. Estopinal Gulfport #978
1935-36 W. Estopinal Gulfport #978
1936-37 Sam Albrecht Vicksburg #95
1937-38 Sam Miller Hattiesburg #599
1938-39 Ernest Desporte Biloxi #606
1939-40 L.A. Nichols Vicksburg #95
1940-41 Ben Wilkes Greenville #148
1941-42 A.W. Lang Gulfport #978
1942-43 L.L. Mayer Greenville #148
1943-44 Fred J. McDonnell Jackson #416
1944-45 Dewey Lawrence Biloxi #606
1945-46 W.T. Pete Jackson #416
1946-47 J. B. Price Canton #458
1947-48 W.R. Walker Vicksburg #95
1948-49 Tom Suddath Pascagoula #1120
1949-50 N.F.H. Jenne Yazoo City
1950-51 T.E. Rawls Hattiesburg #599
1951-52 T.E. Rawls Hattiesburg #599
1952-53 Elmer G. Dunavan Biloxi #606
1953-54 Perry Coleman Vicksburg #95
1954-55 W.S. Case Greenville #148
1955-56 A.C. Moss Pascagoula #1120
1956-57 James A. Biggs Natchez #553
1957-58 Griffin White Canton #458
1958-59 H.L. McCareley Clarksdale #977
1959-60 Vincent P. Ros Pascagoula #1120
1960-61 Harry A. Piazza Vicksburg #95
1961-62 Robert J. Hoffman Gulfport #978
1962-63 John D. Laws Columbus
1963-64 Henry L. Schwan Jr. Biloxi #606
1964-65 James Nichols Vicksburg #95
1964-65 M.S. Proffit Columbus
1966-67 Bill Terry Gauthier
1967-68 Charlton Brent Greenville #148
1968-69 Raphael Franco Sr. Vicksburg #95
1969-70 Robert J. Gilly Biloxi #606
1970-71 Francis G. Larson Pascagoula #1120
1971-72 Edgar Johnson Greenville #148
1972-73 James T. Thompson Hattiesburg #599
1973-74 M. Douglas Cook Clarksdale #977
1974-75 Roy B. Strickland Gulfport #978
1975-76 Edgar L. McAlexander Greenville #148
1976-77 Robert R. Johnson Vicksburg #95
1977-78 Vernon D. Godsey Friar's Point
1978-79 M. Ray Peterson Gautier
1979-80 Tullus Castor Gulfport #978
1980-81 Joseph J. Duffie Jr. Biloxi #606
1981-82 C.W. "Dub" Hicks Hattiesburg #599
1982-83 Francis P. Haynes Vicksburg #95
1983-84 Jerry Mallett Pascagoula #1120
1984-85 J. W. "Bill" Bosarge Ocean Springs #2501
1985-86 Harold F. Hale Sr. Hattiesburg #599
1986-87 Charles F. Goasa Greenwood #854
1987-88 Danny Williams Biloxi #606
1988-89 Earl Hill III Clarksdale #977
1989-90 Harold F. Hale Jr Hattiesburg #599
1990-91 Thomas B. Dabney Corinth #2573
1991-92 Billy C. Williams Pascagoula #1120
1992-93 Jackie F. Russell Clarksdale #977
1993-94 Larry Kostmayer Biloxi #606
1994-95 A. J. Flanders Corinth #2573
1995-96 Bobby Wiggins Hattiesburg #599
1996-97 Damon Christian Corinth #2573
1997-98 Mel Hornback Ocean Springs #2501
1998-99 Mike Gordon Greenville #148
1999-00 Jack Cunningham Biloxi #606
2000-01 Richard Weems Greenville #148
2001-02 Robert E. "Bob" Williams Ocean Springs #2501
2002-03 Danny Edgeworth Clarksdale #977
2003-04 Don Smith Ocean Springs #2501
2004-05 Wade Fondren Clarksdale #977
2005-06 Ray Franco Vicksburg #95
2006-07 Jamie Stowers Greenwood #854
2007-08 James Williams Hattiesburg #599
2008-09 Sidney Brodofsky Greenville #148
2009-10 Billy Stockman Pascagoula Lodge #1120
2010-11 Jerry Whirley Corinth Lodge #2573
2011-12 Arnie Blackmon Ocean Springs Lodge #2501
2012-13 Tasos Alekos Clarksdale Lodge #977
2013-14 Mike Nobles Hattiesburg Lodge #599
2014-15 Ronnie Huddleson Greenville Lodge #148
2015-16 Paul Auge Ocean Springs Lodge #2501
2016-17 Rachel Cook Vicksburg Lodge #95