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Vinton Host Lions Club
About Our Club

Our Charter

The Vinton Host Lions Club has sopnsored the organization of the following Lions Clubs:
Williamson Road 9/6/1939
Radford 1/21/1941
Troutville 1/31/1941
Boones Mill 10/9/1941
Hollins 11/24/1953
Mount Pleasant 6/15/1961
Vinton Lioness 1979
Vinton Breakfast 1984
Wm. Byrd Leo's 1996

The club also assisted in the formation of the following Lions Clubs:
Southeast Roanoke

History of Our Club
The Vinton Host Lions Club was organized in February 1932 under the direction of Dr. E.G. Gill, Governor of District 24. Roanoke Host Lions Club was the sponsoring club. The charter was presented to President R.R.Sublette by the President of Lions Clubs International Julian E. Hyer.

Club Officers:
President Gary Kesler
1VP Doug Mitchell
2nd VP Paul Ribelin
3rd VP Mike St. Clair
Secretary Jerry De Graff
Treasurer Don Davis
Tail Tister Larry Kilgore
Lin Tamer Sam Camden
1yr. Dir Roger Merritt
Fred Anderson
Joe Gwinn
2yr. Dir Russell Wise
Richard Routt
Jim Carawan
Past Pres. Dave Jones
Membership Jim Cecil

Red Yellow and Green Ballons

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