Melvin Jones Recepients


Melvin Jones Fellowship Award

Lions International recognizes outstanding individuals by bestowing on them an award that is named for its founder, Melvin Jones.  This Fellowship Award (LCIF) is the highest form of recognition and embodies humanitarian ideas consistent with the nature and purpose of Lionism.  The recipient of this award becomes a model because of the exemplary service to their club and the community for which it serves.

The following Farragut Lions have received the Melvin Jones Award

  • Kathy Burrow – May 15, 2008
  • Norvell Burrow – June 16, 2010
  • David C. Crawford III (Va) – March 19, 1993
  • Gerri Crutchfield – June 28, 2011
  • James Hart – March 2, 2006
  • Craig Hennie – April 8, 2008
  • Richard Kyker – March 5, 2007
  • Carl Leonard – June 11, 2013
  • Ray Lipps – June 17, 2005
  • Shelby Mills – November 4, 2002
  • John C. Morgan* – May 8, 1991
  • Charles Myers* – November 21, 2003
  • Ann Raby – May 1, 2009
  • Wayne Stormer – June 23, 2016
  • Don Thompson – April 1, 2008

The following Lions have received the District 12N Melvin Jones Award

  • David C. Crawford III  – May 10, 2016