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Contributors 2016

Honor Roll Categories

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Board Book l $25,000 and up                                          Green Book l $2,000 – $2,999
Gold Book l $15,000 – $24,999 Yellow Book l $1,000 – $1,999
Silver Book l $10,000 – $14, 999 White Book l $500 – $999
Purple Book l $5,000 – $9,999 Blue Book l $100 – $499
Red Book l $3,000 – $4, 999 Orange Book l $10 – $99




Carrie Schwartz

The James and Laura Rogers Foundation

Appalachian Regional Commission
Eastman Foundation
Speedway Children’s Charities

Massengill DeFriece Foundation, Inc.
United Way of Greater Kingsport

Bill & Adair Murdoch

Belk Charity Sale Ticket Sales
 Citizens Bank
Eastman Credit Union
Governor’s Books From Birth Foundation
Chris & Anna Manley, in honor of our parents:   Barbara and Harvey McCants; Anna Marie and Joe Manley
Jan Miles

Rhoda Bliese
Bristol Tennessee Essential Services:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Evelyn and Gene Edwards
Barbara and Larry Maston
John & Sonja McKamey
Keri-Lynn & Stephen M. Paulson
Piney Flats Community Chest
Joe & Elaine Zoeller

 620 State Restaurant, Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Susan and Marshall Adesmann:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Alpha Delta Kappa, Alpha Phi Chapter
Appalachian Animal Hospital:  Dr. Karen Stone:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Arrington Schelin & Munsey, P.C.
B54 Coffee Fund Global Environmental Affairs:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Bank of Tennessee:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Jane Bellamy
Bluff City Book Lovers’ Club, in honor of Carrie Schwartz
Bluff City Book Lovers Book Club:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Bluff City Friends of Thomas Memorial Library: Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Cynthia S. Bowman
Erika E. Brammer
Miles Burdine
Claudia Byrd
John & Gail Campbell
Hershell & Toni Cave
Rev. Charles Charlton, Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Emily D. Childress
Lois Ann Cox
Tammie Davis
Bill & Joan Edwards
Raymond & Margaret Feierabend
Shelburne & Beulah Ferguson
Eric Fields, The Summit Companies:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Friends of Thomas Memorial Branch Library, Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Bill & Anna Gamble
Frank Graves
Stephen Hamby
Bill & Sandra Hodge
Holston Ruritan Club
Cameron & Mark Jenkins
C. Dean Johnson, CFP, Trust First Financial;  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Donna Jones, CPA:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Phil & Denise Jones
Sam & Susie Jones, in memory of Helen Jones & Faheam Assid
Suzanne M. Lawson
Thomas Leatherman
Kingsport Lions Club
Dave & Jennifer Light
Sandra Little
Earl & Barbara Lovelace
Jon & M’liss Mather
Barbara H. McCants, in memory of Audrey Howe
Microporous:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Monarch Tutoring, LLC:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Pat & Brenda Moriarty, in memory of Alex Andes, son of Dr. Gary and Andrea Andes
Newcomers & Friends of Bristol TN/VA
The Optimist Club of Piney Flats:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Candy Phelps
Bennie Pierce
Melissa Rawlston
Piney Flats Ruritan
Quality Wash of Piney Flats:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Ron and Sindy Ramsey
Richard & Suzanne Rollins
In memory of Paul & Ruth Schneider—the best parents ever.  Love, Paul, Ree, Becky, Jeanne,  & Emily
Susan and Tad Schwartzberg, in memory of Jack Siegel
Shirley’s Beauty Shop:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
South Holston Ruritan Club:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Carrie Schwartz, in honor of Stanley & Flora Fish 60th Anniversary
Lori Sweat
David and Debbie Taylor
David E. Warren, CPA:  Putt Putt for Readers sponsor
Shirley Warren, Signature Properties: in honor of Larry and Barbara Maston
Deborah West

Kenneth R. Alfrey
Amazon Smile
Ayers & Company Consulting, LLC
Sam & Judy Baird, in honor of John & Alex Gouge
Frederick S. Baggett
Evelyn M. Bales
Helen B. Baylor
Jane Bellamy, in honor of Rhoda Bliese
Sandra B. Bridgman
Pat A. Brose, in honor of Sherry Cox
Kay Brown
Charlotte R. Burnett, in memory of Harry Miles
Phyllis Cairnes
George & Emily Caflisch
Margaret Callcott
Yvonne Cantrell
Central Heights FCE Club
Carolyn Chandler, in honor of Barbara Maston
Ruth Y. Combs
Matt & Vicki Conrad
Frances Cottrell, in memory of Nina W. Cottrell
Charlotte DeVault, in memory of David DeVault
Ann L. Dickson
Evelyn Edwards, in memory of Jim Lyon
Peggy A. Ervin
Maria Evans
Robert & Minta Fannon
Flora & Stanley Fish, in memory of Lewis Hunt
Stanley & Flora Fish, in memory of Ann Estes
Lisa Fortner
Janet Gillenwater
Florence Godat, in honor of Barbara Maston
Jane Harris
Jim & Mary Ann Hager
Evelyn T. Hill
Gabriel Hommel
Judith Lester
Tom & Dorothy Lightfoot
Ralph & Rosemary Meyer
Jacqueline S. Millsap
Carl Moore
Dusty Newman and Ada Newman
Sue E. Odell
Frank & Kathy Papp
Sue Redmon
Carolyn Hamilton Reynolds
Kate and Holly Rinehart, in memory of Deliah Kennedy Watts
Lois Sill
Katherine W. Singleton
John & Patsy Starnes, in honor of Carrie Schwartz
Mary Stewart
Mary Tennant
Sara Torbett
Dr. & Mrs. Harrison D. Turner
Donna Wallace
Debbie Weeden
Joan C. Williams

Gateway Self Storage

In Kind Contributions for Putt Putt for Readers Event:
620 State Street Restaurant
Chick-Fil-A at the Pinnacle
Food City, Volunteer Parkway
Food City, Virginia Avenue
Little Caesars
Lowe’s on Volunteer Parkway in Bristol, TN
Theater Bristol
Total Image Salon:  Stylists Monique Short-Silva, Teresa Smith, & Kimberly Humphrey

Bristol Herald Courier:  Putt Putt for Readers
WKPT Radio, with special thanks to Dave Light