the Winter 2016
Inaugural Class of 2016
The National Watermelon Association has a long history of remarkable leaders from the watermelon
industry that have contributed their time, energy, and expertise to the Association and its members.
The National Watermelon Association’s Hall of Fame has been created to honor the lives and
contributions of these members, both past and present.
We will inaugurate the Hall of Fame and recognize the first class of inductees during the
National Convention in New Orleans on February 27th, 2016.
The following is the inaugural class of 2016!
Murfreesboro, N C
F.H. Dicks, Jr.
Barnwell, South Carolina
J. B. Easterlin
Raleigh, North Carolina
Jefferson, South Carolina
W.W. ‘Coonbottom’ Glenn
Harmon R. Lawson
J.D. Lowe, Jr.
Vincent ‘Jim’ Vitale
Los Angeles, California