GOLDEN "K" AWARD RECIPIENTS
YEAR
RECIPIENT
1976
*Charles Penn
1977
*Samuel Young
1978
*D. Randolph Holland
*Melvin McCallister
1979
*Hazel Logan Thompson
1980
*Lola Woods Ali
1981
Earnest W. Gilreath
1982
Detroit Chapter
1983
North Carolina/Virginia Chapter
1984
Carlether Pace
Sylvene Jarvis Thomas
1985
*Ellsworth Sanders
Yonkers Chapter
1986
Cleveland Chapter
1987
*Geraldine Eubanks
1988
*Acie McGhee, Jr.
1989
Joe N. Fitts
McDowell County Chapter
1990
Raymond Gilreath
1991
*Geraldine Eubanks
Howard Wade
1992
*Margie K. Miller
1993
*Mattie Belle Dillard
Melba C. Howard
1994 (No Award)
1995
*Marian Gilreath (Shelton)
*Dorothy Harris (Ray)
*Roger Shelton, Jr.
1996
Joseph L. Woods, Sr.
1997
Sarah Phillips Miller
1998
Spencer Hairston
1999
Dorothy Tuning
2000 Aaron W. L. Eubanks
2001 Mildred Washington
James Hilbert
*Dr. Acie McGhee, Jr.
*Dr. Louis A. Aikens (Honorable Mention)
2002 Edward R. Coleman
Cordelia (Lawson) Lewis-Burks
2003 Evelyn W. Cabbell
2004 *Benny Maeweather
*Dr. Louis Aikens
2005 Earnest Gilbreath
Washington DC Chapter
2006 Arnetta Ferguson
McDowell County Chapter
2007 No Nominee
2008 Vanessa Roberston
2009 No Nominee
2010 Holbert Fleshman
Frances (Harris) Mayes
2011 Audramae Williams
2012 Annie Rolfe
2013 Lola Harris
2014 Wanda Hale Jones
2015 No Nominee
2016 Terri Simmons
2017 James Johnson
2018 Paul Everett
*Deceased