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    Spirit of Texas

    Thank you to our donors who gave an annual gift!

    Texas Heroes Legend Donors

    Leighton and James Donnell

    Dr. Glen Sample Ely (Lifetime gift)

    Ann Lewis Lawrence in memory of F. Lee Lawrence

    John L. Nau III

    Leadership Circle: $1000+(January 1, 2019-Present)

    The Fentress Foundation

    Killis P. Almond, FAIA

    Dr. James Bruseth and Toni Turner

    Peggy Bailey

    Diane and Stuart Bumpas

    Donna Carter

    Leslie Kirk Courson

    Rowena Houghton Dasch

    Dianne Duncan Tucker

    Albert Hausser

    Nancy Hayter

    Lewis A. Jones

    Theresa and Luther King

    Lawerence Oaks

    Robert Oliver

    Tom Perini

    Julian O. Read

    Brian Shivers

    Sally Anne Schmidt and Marc Tabolsky

    Sally Stanton and Bill Pinckard

    Mary E. Petty Charitable Fund in memory of Mrs. Mary Estelle Petty Tucker

    Glenna Wagenschein

    Brenda Whorton

    Welcome Wilson Jr.

    Patrons of Preservation: (January 1, 2019-Present)

    $500-$999

    Emile A. Bussemey

    Bonnie Campbell in honor of John L. Nau III

    Harold Courson

    Mary and Tom Duncan

    Sarah Zenaida Gould

    Eric Hathon

    Michael Hurd

    Thomas and Ann Kelsey

    Ann and James Lindemann

    Graeme M Marston

    Bob and Bonnie McKee

    Joan William McLeod

    Karen Mella

    Ginni and Richard Mithoff

    Stephen R. Souter

    Joe W. Specht

    Sylvia Tillotson

    Elizabeth Zajicek

    $250-$499

    Theodora V. Boehm

    Emily A. Bussemey

    John L. Byrd

    Bonnie Campbell in honor of John L. Nau III

    Mark and Rebecca Davis

    Stuart B. Gleichenhaus

    Jim and Connie Gustafson

    Marilyn Hartsell

    Oneta Hinson

    Margaret Hollembeak

    Michael Holleran

    John and Deborah Jackson

    Dohn H. LaBiche

    Carole Langston

    Patrick Larkin

    WM and Katherine Noble

    Joe Specht

    Janet Swanson

    Barbara Zwernemann

    $100-$249

    Pst Mercado-Allinger

    Thomas B. Bennett

    Ves Box

    Leslie Brown

    Monica Burdette

    Lareatha H. Clay

    Edward Cotham

    Dr. Terry Colley

    Robert Crosser

    Alfred Davis

    Alice and Robbin Dawson

    Nancy Deviney

    Austin Dickson

    Betty Jo Dunlap

    Lewis Sherman Fisher

    Ivory J. Givens

    Woodrow W. Gossom

    Madison & Bess Althaus Graham

    Will Hartnett

    Marilyn Hartsell-Fackler

    Mary Hartwig

    Jim Hayne

    B. F. Hicks

    Meta Butler Hunt in honor of Mary Russell Butler

    Harold and Doris Hammons

    Helen Johnson

    Mark Interrante and Mary Walker

    Laurel and Bill Martin in memory of Chris Tunnell

    Deborah and Rusty McLaughlin

    MaryJane McReynolds

    Barry M. Moore

    Michael and Sharon Moore

    Charleen A. Mullenweg

    Jim Neal

    Mark Oxner

    Ted Paup

    Maria Pfeiffer

    Ronald Poole

    Dot Pustejovsky

    Suzanne Ransleben

    Pat and Cecil Rousseau

    Cheryl Sebastian

    Charles Smith

    Dwayne Thompson

    David Tracy

    Sharon Watson

    Cheryl Webb in memory of Wes Webb

    J. Russell and Jennifer White Day

    Cynthia Womack

    $50-$99

    Craig H. Adams in honor of Mark Saka

    Paul Anderson

    Yancey Arrington

    Stephen Austin

    Alvin R. Bates

    Kathryn Brown in honor of Monica Burdette

    Jerry Brundrett

    Donald Caldwell

    Larry Coggins

    Joe Cox

    Margaret Culbertson

    Barbara Eaves

    Terry Farley in memory of Woody Woodward

    Daniel E. Fox

    Helen George in memory of Stefan George

    Cameron Gordon

    Barbara Hall

    Charlotta R. Hamilton

    Patty Horridge

    Daniel and Marilyn Laney

    Rodney Nelson

    Sandra Pickett

    Mary Lynn Rhodes

    Eric Sweeney

    Paul Thames

    Troy and Susan Treat

    Kam Wagert

    Jim Waller

    Bob Ward

    Sandra M. Wiley

    $35-$49

    Janice Allman

    Orville Blum

    Donald Caldwell

    Robert Hinnant Collins in memory of Marjorie Lee Collins

    Eric Fickessen

    Katherine Galatas

    Emery Heuermann

    America Meredith

    Marilyn Read in memory of Bob Read

    Angela Reed

    Sue Sitton

    Pamela Wornom

    Joseph L. Walker

     

    Student Circle: $25 (January 1, 2019-Present)

    Gaar Bennett

    Tim Draves

    Gloria Elam

    Arthur A. Flache

    Emma Glen

    Kit Herrington

    Alvin Lynn

    Virginia Mcalester

    Jason Rivas

    Jeneanne Stewart

    Elizabeth Strong

    Kay Woodward