MCA 50th Year Anniversary Achievement Award Honorees
Mobile Community Action, Inc. celebrated 50 years of service to the community and honored 15 individuals and 2 staff-members during its 2016 Community Achievement Awards Banquet. The banquet was held on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 7:00 p. m. at the Battle House Hotel in Mobile. Radio personality Ms. Patricia Butler of WERM 1480-AM served as Emcee; and former University of Alabama football star Christopher D. Edwards served as Guest Speaker for the evening. Pictured below are a few of the honorees:
(Seated from left to right): Eddie Mitchell; Birdie Anderson; and Chris "Champ" Napier. (Standing from left to right): Elbert Lee Jones, Alec Naman; and Christopher Edwards (Guest Speaker).
(Seated from left to right): Patricia Butler (Guest Emcee); Mary Payne (50th Anniversary Employee). (Standing from left to right): Scott Lacey, Creola Ruffin and Fred Eaton.
(From left to right): Grace Yelling Wyatt; Merceria Ludgood (Mobile County Commissioner); Vacie Nickelson (50th Anniversary Employee); and Johnetta Jackson.
Honorees not pictured are: Arthur Barker; Cynthia Tatum; Doug Jolly; Doris Littleton; and Tydus Williamson.