Today in The Vicksburg Post was a very nice thank you and appreciation message from our Past National President, Pam Gee, thanking everyone who participated in making our Pi Alpha Kappa Convention a great success.
PAK ladies were welcome....
The ladies of Pi Alpha Kappa Sorority recently held their national convention in Mansell Hall of Vicksburg's First Presbyterian Church. We wish to thank all those who made this event so successful.
We are grateful to Beta Chapter President Georgia Turnage for opening her beautiful home to us for the reception. Thank you also Katherine Turcotte, Joan Donovan, June Emerson, Connie Greer, Myrtle Curro-Alvarado, Anita Hossley, and the ladies of Omega Chapter for the morning refreshments.
Chris Patin led a very moving memorial service for the five sisters and five spouses we lost over the past two years. Helene Benson and the Delta Chapter sisters, provided the delightful hat decorations to carry out the theme of "Hats Off to PAK Sisterhood." Door prizes were contributed by all chapters. alpha Chapter provided the programs and memorial booklets.
The entire convention was under the able direction of Joann White, convention chairman.
We also thank caterer Betty Palmertree for the delicious salads and desserts and musician Clay Koestler for providing the entertainment at the Installation Luncheon. We were pleased to host our scholarship winner and her mother and other guest at this celebratory event.
Past National President
Pi Alpha Kappa