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Frank Eubank Booker, Jr.

 
 
Frank Eubank Booker, Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), September 4, 2021
1. Frank Eubank Booker, Jr. Marker
Inscription.  
In grateful tribute
Frank Eubank Booker, Jr.
March 15, 1919 - May 18, 1967

Founder & President Booker Grocery Co.
65 S. Main St., Town of Halifax, VA. 1946 - 1967

Halifax County's visionary & Exemplary leader as chairman & member Board of Supervisors 1959 - 1967

Graduate & star athlete
Halifax County Public Schools

Graduate of Hampden Sydney College

World War II veteran - Church leader

 
Erected 2017 by His son, F.E.B., III on behalf of his Chastain, Edmonston, Dorsey & Booker ancestors.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsIndustry & CommerceWar, World II. A significant historical year for this entry is 1946.
 
Location. 36° 45.907′ N, 78° 55.718′ W. Marker is in Halifax, Virginia, in Halifax County. Memorial is on South Main Street (U.S. 501) just south of Edmunds Boulevard, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 65 S Main St, Halifax VA 24558, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker
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, measured as the crow flies. History of Halifax (within shouting distance of this marker); Halifax County Confederate Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Halifax County War Memorial (about 500 feet away); Halifax Court House (about 500 feet away); Mary M. Bethune High School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Green's Folly (approx. 1.7 miles away); Minister Who Married Lincoln (approx. 1.7 miles away); L.E. Coleman African American Museum (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Halifax.
 
Frank Eubank Booker, Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), September 4, 2021
2. Frank Eubank Booker, Jr. Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 5, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 184 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 5, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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