Raleigh Chapter

Chapter President

Member List

Anna R. Barnes    
Melbadene Battle    
JoAnne S. Drane,
Florence Francis, Recording Secretary
Anne Fulford-McQueen    
Adessa B. Lewis-Cooke,
Peggy O. Odom, Corresponding Secretary
Ruth H. Payton, Courtesy
Delores W. Revis, Vice President/Web Master
Shirley G. Rush    
Marguerite Scott    
Joan M. Spencer,
Recording Secretary
Lucille H. Webb    

Featured Holiday

Former National President, Holiday Lucille Webb and her husband Labor Day Harold Webb were recently inducted into THE RALEIGH HALL OF FAME. 

THE RALEIGH HALL OF FAME is dedicated to celebrating the proud history of the City of Raleigh by honoring its outstanding citizens and non-profit organizations.  Inducted into the Hall of Fame are individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to the City of Raleigh. 

Both Holiday Webb and her husband received medallions and honors at a city-wide banquet.  Their story is also captured in digital media in the Raleigh Convention Center and is available for viewing by all members of the public who visit the center and push a button to learn more about the honorees.

The Raleigh Chapter is proud of Holiday Webb.

Chapter History


The Raleigh Chapter of The Holidays, Inc. was installed July 9, 1977 at the Sheraton Crabtree Hotel in Raleigh, NC. The installing officer was the national president, Holiday Lois Byers of the Charlotte Chapter. Amelia D. Byers was the organizer and first President. The other eleven charter members were Roberta Floyd, Lucille Webb, (and deceased members) Lillian Abron, Wilhelmina Bishop, Edwinton Ball, Marjorie B. Debnam, Ruth Davenport, Gladys D. Hunt, Marguerite Lightner, Mildred McDowell and Floreiss A. Turner.

The Raleigh Chapter has been active on the national level with two of its members, Lucille Webb and Anna R. Barnes serving as national president. The chapter has hosted two national concourses in 1984 and 2008 respectively. 

Current activities of the chapter include the annual Valentine Bridge Luncheon and the annual Christmas Bridge Luncheon.

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