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Anne Everette Rowell Worrell

Anne Everette Rowell Worrell, American newspaper publisher. Named Outstanding Alumna, Virginia Intermont College, 1981. President Bristol Junior League, 1959; board directors The Corporation for Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest Foundation, Virginia History Society, Virginia Intermont College, Antiquities; active Monticello Cabinet; Member of National Trust for History Preservation, Greencroft Club, Farmington Country Club, Contemporary Club.

Background

  • Worrell, Anne Everette Rowell was born on March 7, 1920 in Surry, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Charles Gray and Ethel (Roache) Rowell.

  • Education

    • Student, Virginia Intermont College, 1939. Doctor of Letters (honorary), Virginia Intermont College, 1991. Student, University Richmond, 1965.

    Career

    • Founding stockholder Worrell Newspapers Inc., 1949, vice president, director, 1969-1973. Vice president, secretary Worrell Investment Company, Charlottesville, Virginia. President The Genan Company (formerly Bristol Newspapers).

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    President Bristol Junior League, 1959. Board directors The Corporation for Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest Foundation, Virginia History Society, Virginia Intermont College, Antiquities. Active Monticello Cabinet.

    Member of National Trust for History Preservation, Greencroft Club, Farmington Country Club, Contemporary Club.

    Connections

    • Married Thomas Eugene Worrell, September 12, 1941. 1 child Thomas Eugene.
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    Born March 7, 1920
    • 1939
      Virginia Intermont College
    • 1991
      Virginia Intermont College
    • 1965
      University Richmond
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