Annual service awards celebration is brunch this year

Marshall University’s 29th annual Service Awards observance will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 15, for brunch in the Don Morris Room in the Memorial Student Center on the Huntington campus. In addition to the service awards, the Employee of the Year will be named at this time.

The following is the list of university staff members who will receive awards:

For 10 Years of Service: Shyla Abraham, Christopher Albright, Amber Bentley, John Bowen, Frank “Butch” Brodtrick, Terry Campbell, Elizabeth Coffey, Maurice Cooley, Catherine Donchatz, Kathy Hale, Lisa Henry, George Hewitt, Tammy Johnson, Sybil Lockard, John Maxwell, Beverly McKinney**, Timothy McSweeney, Sarah Murray, Jeffrey O’Malley, Jyotsna Patel, Teresa Runyon, Larry Smith, Javey Vance, and Monique Williams.

For 15 Years of Service: Beatrice Banford, Jon Cutler, Billy Howard, Virginia Nelson, Linda Newman, Linda Owens, Bonnie Prisk, Stephen Robinson, Mary Smith, Regena Terry, and Penny Watkins.

For 20 Years of Service: Carol Bailey, Michael Clay, Virgil Crockett, Andrew Earles, Michael Farley, Jack Ferrell, Billy Johnson, Michael Justice, David Lambert, Ronald May, Lonny Muncy, Cheri Musgrave, Rebecca Pack, Margie Phillips, Jo Raines, Dorothy Rinehardt, Janice Runyon, Susan Tams, Deandre Turner, Sandra Varney, Lisa Williamson, and Selah Wilson.

For 25 Years of Service: Jeanne Adkins, Michael Adkins, Doris Atkinson, Janice Colegrove, Joyce Harrah, Virginia Holderby, Damon Holley, Edwin Holley, Verlin Hughes, Yetta Meadows, Sherry Osburn, Nancy Pelphrey, Tara Runyon, Carol Stinson, James Terry, Nina Thompson, Cora Westmoreland, and Cathy Zhea.

For 30 Years of Service: David Bailey, Cassandra Chappelle, Roberta Ferguson, Frances Mooney, Trula Stanley, Patsy Stephenson, Mark Ward, and Connie Zirkle.

For 35 Years of Service: Vickie Crager, Tony Crislip, Arlene Ferguson, Lester Meryl Fleming**, Karen Greybill, Kent Hayes, Estil Hurn, Jeffrey Long, Lynne Mayer, Arnold Miller, Deborah Watson, and Charles Young.

For 40 Years of Service:  Sue Bell, Stephen Hensley, Frederick Price, Joseph Vance, and Joe Wortham.

For 45 years of Service:  Deborah Hicks.

Retirees to date: Eleanore Beckett, Bernice Davidson, Paul Dempsey, Peggy Egnatoff, David Fenney, Lester Meryl Fleming**, Sue Ellen Hollandsworth, Nancy Holley, Terry Kates, William Lewis, Mary Anna Love, Lynne Mayer, Karen Midkiff, Rudy Pauley, Judy Ross, Barbara Simpkins, Donna Spindel, Gary Stone,  and Charles Young.

** Awarded posthumously.

Menu: The Thundering Herd Breakfast

Fluffy Scrambled Eggs, Biscuits and Gravy, Pancakes with Syrup, Crispy Bacon and Sausage, Home Fried Potatoes, Mini Muffins, and Fresh Fruit Compote.  Orange Juice, Coffee/Decaf, Hot Tea, and Ice Water.

In addition to fresh fruit, diabetics will be able to choose sugar-free syrup and jelly.

To be eligible for awards employees must have completed 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40 and 45 years of service to Marshall University by May 1st, 2013.

Those who believe they have been left off this list, or who have a preference on how their name should be listed in the program, should contact Joe Wortham at extension 6-5402.