This page is designed to present our Georgia Moose Association's history.  Please view & enjoy a look at our past.

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Let us begin our Georgia Moose Association Historical tour with the Ninth Annual Convention, held in Atlanta, September 11,12,13, 1959. In those days, we were the "Georgia-Alabama Moose Association"

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We can continue our journey down memory's lane in the year 1969-70.  Thanks to Brother Russ Livengood for carefully preserving these historical records.

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The Georgia Moose Association was organized at the Biltmore Hotel in Atlanta by Director General Malcolm R. Giles.  Date is when President began serving as President at the Fall Association Meeting unless other date is indicated.

1950     A. B. "Bud" Foster

1950     Albert Walker, Atlanta
1951     William L. Brady, Atlanta
1952     William L. Brady, Atlanta
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1956     John F. Jordan, Atlanta
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1958     C. O. "Fats" Baker, Athens
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At the 1962 International Convention in Atlanta, Ga, the Association was split into the Georgia-Alabama Moose Association.

1962     Ralph "Frog" W. Howard, LaGrange
1963     Ralph "Frog" W. Howard, LaGrange
1964     Ralph "Frog" W. Howard, LaGrange
1965     Luther Turner, West Point
1966     Luther Turner, West Point
1967     Joe Akin, Griffin
1968     Wallace I. McNair, Forest Park
1969     Russel E. Livengood, Marietta
1970     Henry "Hap" Arnold, Columbus
1971     Gilbert Beussee, Athens/Madison
1972     A. Jack Kelly, Smyrna-Oakdale
1973     Ed Long, Newnan
1974     E. Louis Dorris, Forest Park
1975     Lewis Chestnut, Newnan
1976     Virgel e. Stroud, Albany
1977     Hugh Howell, Warner Robins
1978     Walker Phillips, Henry County
1979     Julius Collins, Forest Park
1980     Sam A. Langford, LaGrange
1981     George W. Jordan, Sr., Forest Park
1982     John R. Hill, Warner Robins
1983     Vester Mock, Atlanta
1984     Robert "Bo" Kitchens, Americus
1985     Eldred "Cat: Belue, Henry County
1986     Richard Oglesby, Warner Robins
1987     E. Mayon Payne, East Point
1988     Charles Elrod, Henry County
1989     Doyle Sims, Canton
1990     Ronnie L. Pearson, Forest Park
1991     Richard Lower, Newnan
1992     James Pelham, Albany
1993     Harlow "Dutch" Trescott, Macon
1994     Robert Harrell, Albany
1995     Ronnie Dunn, Forest Park
1996     William "Buster" Skelton, Newnan
1997     Garland Kerr, Vidalia-Lyons
1998     David Hogarth, Warner Robins
1999     Jon Michael McCool, Savannah
2000     Charles T. Kellogg, Canton
2001     Walter Zurowski, Warner Robins
2002     James Redmond, Griffin
2003     Bill Braddy, Thomson
2004     William L. Kunkle, Jr., Forest Park
2005     Quentin Streetman, Winder
2006     Will Rippeto, Henry County
2007     Kenneth Fretz, Forest Park/Henry County
2008     Mike Day, Warner Robins

2010     Gil Engelke, Savannah

2011     Bill Watson, Macon

2012     Ray Chafin, Mabelton

2013     Lenny Bjerke, Savannah

2014     Lynn Ridder, Albany

 



Past Presidents by Resolution:

              James T. Chappell, Griffin
              H. A. Burns, Vidalia-Lyons
2000     Chuck Burns, Savannah
2003     Fred Allen, Albany
2005     Bill Budimlya, Savannah
2006 
    Lawrence P. "Larry" Sparks, Athens/Griffin

2010         Charlie Holton, Macon


    

We sincerely hope that you enjoyed our brief look back into our Georgia Moose Association History.  If you have any historical Moose info to share with us, please notify our Association's Historian Larry Sparks at: 706-546-6406