Douglas in Coffee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Tri - Hi - Y International
on this site, in 1930
Founder Dr. Jesse Lee Fortney,
Superintendent of Douglas Public Schools
Faculty Sponsor - Miss Agnes McNair
Adult Advisors - Misses Kate Outen and Mary
Stanford; Mesdames L.E. Heath and F.M. Chalker
Eleanor Bailey Sula Nahara Azalee Taylor
Dorothy Barrett Christine O'Farrell Willie Mae Taylor
Elizabeth Brown Marie O'Farrell Anna Belle Thompson
Annie Frances Clower Kathryn Outen Ruby Thompson
Kathryn Coble Rosemary Peterson Miriam Touchron
Laverne Lewis Jackie Preston Lucille Vickers
Helen Mingledorff Mable Claire Strickland Mary Frances Wallace
Erected 1970 by Mayor B.D. Davis, City Commissioners of Douglas Georgia.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Fraternal or Sororal Organizations. A significant historical year for this entry is 1930.
Location. 31° 30.474′ N, 82° 50.964′ W. Marker is in Douglas, Georgia, in Coffee Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Douglas GA 31533, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tanner Mercantile Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Martin Theater (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Tanner Mercantile Company (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Coffee County (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Coffee County (about 400 feet away); Coffee County Confederate Monument (about 500 feet away); The Coffee County Bank Building (about 500 feet away); Douglas Surgical Institute and Infirmary (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Douglas.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 11, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,400 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 11, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.