In Memoriam

Always in our hearts, IBEW Local 1579, recoginizes the following members who have left us.

2010 - Present   |  2000-2009   |   1989-1999

Otis G. Murray 03/15/10   Leroy Hall 05/12/15
Gregory L. Corley 04/23/10   William Hammett, Jr. 05/13/15
Michael S. Parks 06/14/10   Daniel Anderson III 08/15/15
Robert C. Gross 08/25/10   Joe M. Barnett 10/04/15
Arnie Q. Neesmith 10/17/10   Henry Videtto 10/11/15
George Harmon 01/19/11   Arbie Thomas 11/21/15
Robert Neil Manning 01/24/11   Jack Cook 11/23/15
Patricia Dent 01/27/11   Jimmy King 11/30/15
Hill Padgett 06/07/11   C. David Jones 12/06/15
Elton J. Bush 06/24/11   Mike Readdy 03/14/16
Edward W. Keene 07/14/11   Fred McNea,l Sr. 08/14/16
James W. Webb 08/29/11   Kermit Hasty 09/09/16
John L. Kitchens 10/11/11   James Parrish 10/18/16
Nesbit C. Murphy 11/02/11   William “Billy” Whitaker 11/18/16
A. Sherwood Kelly 11/21/11   Charles Lackey 01/26/17
Robert (Bob) Baurle 12/10/11   Victor Hankerson 02/03/17
William H. Allen 12/19/11   John McStay 02/04/17
Charles D. Lentile 12/25/11   Robert Hester 02/05/17
David Wayne Brown 01/07/12   Charles Dietschler 03/09/17
Alvin Murphey 01/29/12   Jerry Pryor 03/15/17
Gregory Wells 02/21/12   Edwin “Kirk” Ashe, Jr. 03/31/17
Harold Leverett 04/06/12   William West 04/28/17
William T. Hillman 04/21/12   George Ponder 05/17/17
Heyward Crosby 06/05/12   Jerry McDonald 09/02/17
Wayne H. Luckey 06/14/12   Ralph Hartley 09/24/17
Bennie R. Sammons 11/24/12   Steven Zahner 10/04/17
Columbus C. Pullen 11/24/12      
Willie Gresham 12/11/12      
Jay Park 01/11/13      
W. Thomas Partain 01/17/13      
Edison Rachels 01/19/13      
R. Wayne Sammons 03/05/13      
Norman Sheppard 03/15/13      
Rudolph S. Dixon 06/10/13      
David J. Roton 07/14/13      
Clinton L. Perry 09/28/13      
Albert D. Rodgers 10/20/13      
John H. Roton 11/13/13      
John W. Pickrell 12/29/13      
Richard L Howard 01/14/14      
Dennis “Marty” Allen, Jr. 02/01/14      
Johnnie Russell 04/20/14      
Harold “Vic” Woodward 05/07/14      
Anthony “Bulldog” Yarbrough 06/08/14      
Richard L. Dilegge 09/24/14      
Lloyd Davidson 11/14/14      
Michael Outley 12/01/14      
Rudolph C. Thomas 12/02/14      
Bradley Nappier 12/27/14      
Clarence Miller 01/12/15      
Ralph Hull 01/21/15      
Ronnie Lloyd 02/09/15      
Marion Denton 02/22/15      
Michael Short 03/15/15      
Robert “Bobby” Clark 03/31/15      
James “Jimmy” Yarbrough 04/11/15      
Harold Outley, Sr. 04/27/15      

2000 - 2009    [Back to top]
Charles F. Bennett 01/25/00   Harold C. Whatley 06/22/05
John W. Anderson 02/26/00   Joe B. Murray 08/17/05
Allen F. Sears 04/05/00   Henry B. Barker 10/12/05
John M. Lackey 05/11/00   Sidney L. Whittle 10/24/05
Julian F. Hennett 05/04/00   William Monroe Reeves 10/24/05
William E. Lewis 07/08/00   Ronald V. Murry 10/24/05
Thomas S. Leaphart 12/15/00   J. W. Dyson 10/30/05
Art W. Edwards 12/16/00   Lonnie E. Barton 02/21/06
Hobert W. Lytle 12/07/00   Delbert H. Thompson 03/01/06
Charles G. Brady 12/29/00   Dale A. Law 03/18/06
Willie “Bill” Hendrix 02/02/01   Wail Pickens 05/01/06
M. L. “Slick” DeWitt 03/21/01   Clifford O. Dupree 05/20/06
Noel R. Kersey 04/24/01   Helvic Leverett 06/22/06
Wayne Tucker 08/03/01   Joe M. Stanley 06/25/06
Ray W. Abear  09/19/01   Louie "Sparky Johnson 07/15/06
Dwight E. Black 10/04/01   Herman Miller 07/24/06
Ricky K. Morris, Jr. 12/01/01   W.O."Buddy Creech 07/26/06
John O. Swanson, Jr. 02/05/02   Robert H.  Zimmerman 08/09/06
Richard Dyson 02/26/02   Marvin German 08/17/06
Monte Tillman 03/06/02   Gus O'Neal, Jr. 11/19/06
Gerald “Gene” Denton 04/06/02   Jesse Rush 02/17/07
Lionel W. Gulledge 04/13/02   Aaron A. James 02/20/07
Claud W. Bond, Jr. 05/15/02   Fred Schoenfelder 04/03/07
George W. Hoshell 06/20/02   Golden Casto 05/12/07
Fred W. Mays 07/19/02   Fred Meadows 09/18/07
Llewellyn M. Alexander 11/30/02   Walter H.  Williams 09/27/07
Noah E. Feagan 12/17/02   Paul J. Smith 11/07/07
Rufus E. Sizemore 01/28/03   Robert B. Harrington 12/20/07
Cecil C. Larymore 02/04/03   John W. O. Anderson 01/07/08
James G. Jones 03/17/03   James E. Wiggins 02/04/08
Harold A. Hensley, Sr. 03/22/03   Walter M. Parker 02/19/08
Henry S. Logan 04/02/03   Nick Marchisio 03/01/08
Clifford L. Harrison 04/11/03   Fred B. Stacks 03/12/08
Gene Satcher 05/11/03   James E. Thompson 03/25/08
William O. Mathews 06/12/03   Walter R. Palmer 04/19/08
Mathew Donaldson 07/21/03   Doug Wilder 05/20/08
Gary E. DeWitt 07/28/03   Norman (Jr) Howard 06/04/08
Carlos B. Jackson 07/31/03   Arlie (Jr) Outler 06/30/08
Van McLendon 08/26/03   Allen Hagood 08/27/08
Elvan S. Knox 11/11/03   John Hebbard Sr. 09/18/08
Pierce E. Long 12/13/03   Jesse Johnson 09/27/08
Ed Yaun 03/07/04   Louis Powell, Jr. 10/11/08
Robert E. Beall 05/13/04   Bose Gowdy, Jr. 12/16/08
William T. Best 06/21/04   Harlen J. Allen 02/22/09
William H. Rhoden 07/26/04   Billy Rabun 04/07/09
Amos J. Tucker 09/24/04   Fred Yaun 04/13/09
Charlie J.  Hankinson 09/25/04   William H. Morey 08/12/09
James W. Shipp 10/20/04   Marshall F. Hebbard, Jr. 09/11/09
George W. White 04/27/05   Walter T. McCoy 11/08/09
R.B."Dickie" Beard 05/09/05   William G. Stansell 12/26/09
Louis B. Cato 05/22/05      

1989 -1999    [Back to top]
J. E. Huey 01/22/89    Deborah R. Corbin 03/04/94
H. J. Edwards 03/17/89    John James Rolison 03/07/94
Jimmie Kitchens 03/27/89    John Thomas Crowley 04/05/94
R. G. Carden 04/14/89    D. S. Culpepper 07/23/94
J. J. Deason 07/18/89    Neal Montgomery 11/03/94
F. A. Allen 01/10/90    Willie D. Nimmons 01/06/95
W. E. Hughes 01/25/90    Mack D. Hammett 01/10/95
J. K. Denham 01/28/90    Robert C. Meeler 02/03/95
C. B. Clark 02/24/90    Wilbert Scott 02/21/95
B. L. Harper, Sr. 04/02/90    Charles L. Anderson 04/08/95
J. D. Carver 04/10/90    James H. Smith 05/04/95
 W. F. Russell 05/29/90    Robert H. Fitzgerald 06/03/95
 H. M. Center 06/03/90    Wadsworth Williamson 08/18/95
 F. J. Lloyd, Jr. 08/09/90    Benjamin F. Bilton    10/19/95
 J. R. Price 11/06/90    David B. Cash 10/15/95
 F. L. Allen 11/07/90    Joe M. Peerson 10/17/95
 P. K. Fitzgerald 12/10/90    William F. Burnley 12/11/95
 W. K. Sellars 03/09/91    Francis M. Timpson 12/12/95
 Roy J. Odum 03/21/91    Clarence E. Odom 12/30/95
 J. H. McElhaney 04/10/91    Cecil E. McManus 01/08/96
 L. C. Palmer 04/19/91    Bryan H. Spence 05/18/96
 J. D. Cloer 04/28/91    Talmadge L. Thomas 06/06/96
 G. K. Curtis 05/04/91    Edward A. Marshall 06/29/96
 Ralph Bagwell 06/12/91    Dean White 09/11/96
 C. P. Tidwell 07/20/91    Robert C. Fisher 10/07/96
 W. W. Ford, Jr. 07/11/91    Lonnie B. Hatcher, III 11/06/96
 Charles F. Parham 07/26/91    J. Gerald Dennis 12/18/96
 J. M. Kelley, Jr. 08/13/91    Ralph Mathews 12/29/96
 Bernard Spivey 08/27/91    Robert L. Crawford 12/10/96
 Kenneth Solomon 09/20/91    Richard K. Morris, Sr. 02/23/97
 W. O. Thompson 10/01/91    Terry C. Thompson 03/23/97
 W. J. Palmer 10/07/91    Wallace A. Greer 04/15/97
 John D. Denton 11/12/91    Ralph Bruce Saunder 05/12/97
 C. L. James 11/21/91    Ward  J. Knight 05/19/97
 Paul H. Foster 12/16/91    William R. Youmans 05/18/97
 T. E. Schneider 01/27/92    Joseph O. Cudd 06/11/97
 C. G. Rutherford 02/20/92    James E. Wiggins, Jr. 10/23/97
 Sherman Pitts 02/21/92    Levi C. Kitchens 11/21/97
 D. A. Crawshaw 05/25/92    Charlie B. Mills 01/19/98
 E. L. Allen 06/25/92   John M. Rich, Jr. 02/20/98
 Anthony D. Harrell 07/18/92   Walter E. Kelly 02/16/98
 Dennis D. Kimberly 08/16/92   Sidney M. Dyson 03/29/98
 Fred Schmidt 08/19/92   Lynn M. Carter 05/06/98
 J. A. Lamb 09/20/92   Robert L. Kitchens 05/08/98
 Callie Hall 10/31/92   Bryant W. Gregory 07/21/98
 S. L. Fox 11/28/92   Carson J. Bryan 07/25/98
 J. A. Rawlings 11/11/92   Ed N. Scott 07/30/98
 Timothy C. Padgett 02/20/93   Terry W. Thurmond 08/04/98
 C. L. Videtto, Sr. 02/24/93   David L. Hammett 08/31/98
 Fred W. Winchester 02/21/93   James L. Smith 11/19/98
 Henry Allen Roberts 06/03/93   Marion O. Fox 11/20/98
 B. E. Blackburn 08/31/93   Dempsey G. Jordan 12/26/98
 Delmas A . Nichols 09/11/93   Clifford R. Phillips 01/25/99
 Lonnie c. Tullis 10/12/93   Horace G. Connor 01/29/99
 Derrill C. Rowell 05/06/79   Corbett M. Kimberly 04/08/99
 Marion Lee Johnson 12/03/93   Harry W. Taylor 04/09/99
 Jimmy D. Benson 01/04/94   Lester J. Zeitz 05/20/99
 Hilton H. Sanford 01/14/94   Jack S. Horger 06/03/99
 B. A. Callahan 01/28/94   Herman C. Kammer Sr. 08/18/99
 James D. Ray 02/21/94