The Zeb Watkinson Award

The Zeb Watkins Award was established by EAC in 1988 to honor the outstanding activity of one member who has contributed through leads, fellowship, and service to the association in the spirit of Zeb Watkins.

Zeb was Executive Vice President of EAC from 1971 until 1984, and died in 1999. Well into his nineties, Zeb maintained the spirit of enterprise and energy to which we aspire.

The Zeb Watkins Award

The Zeb Watkins Award was established by EAC in 1988 to honor the outstanding activity of one member who has contributed through leads, fellowship, and service to the association in the spirit of Zeb Watkins. Zeb was Executive Vice President of EAC from 1971 until 1984, and died in 1999. Well into his nineties, Zeb maintained the spirit of enterprise and energy to which we aspire.

 

Zeb Watkins Award Winners. 

  • Don Mullis – 1988
  • Dean Bess – 1989
  • Bob Cockerham – 1990
  • Howard Buie – 1991
  • Penn Cassels – 1992
  • Frank Watson III – 1993
  • Millard Eury – 1994
  • Ray Bouley – 1995
  • Reg Hamel – 1996
  • John Daughtry – 1998
  • Dewey Jenkins – 1999
  • Harding Shinn – 2000
  • Toby Funderburk – 2001
  • Lynn Slayton – 2002
  • Ned Arthur – 2003
  • Kal Kardous – 2004
  • David Holmes – 2005
  • Bobby Smith – 2006
  • Dennis Hall – 2008
  • Louise Roth – 2009
  • Bob Burnette – 2011
  • Rozel Tolliver – 2012
  • Sandy Solomon – 2013
  • Ben Knight – 2014
  • John Stipp – 2015
  • Robbie Wilson – 2016
  • Jim Harrill – 2017
  • David Rushing – 2018
  • Rob Miller – 2019