Ticket deadline this week for Omega banquet

Published 7:26 pm Saturday, September 13, 2014

The deadline to purchase tickets for the Omega Chapter Inc. Chi Eta Phi Sorority Inc.’s annual Porter-Ward-Vann Memorial Scholarship Banquet is Sept. 19.

The event will be held on Oct. 4 at 1:30 p.m. at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Dry Dock Club, 1461 Andrews St., Portsmouth. Tickets are $40.

Honorees this year include Daisy Colbert, Lenora Jones, Cherry Lewis, Bettie Ruffin, Marilyn West, Rev. Marlene Everett and Thomas Hall, of Suffolk, and Eleanor Griffin and Daisy Tarver of Chesapeake.


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In addition, scholarships to students enrolled in school for nursing will be awarded.

For more information or to purchase tickets, call Janice White at 539-4371 or Orpah West at 539-9476. Other members of the Omega Chapter are Melody Armstrong, Hattie Boone, Ivonne Brennick, Louwanna Cochrane, Kiana Hargrove, Mary Howell, Beatrice Johns, Linda Lowry, Dr. Bennie Marshall, Sandra Olanitori, Barbara Royster and Aisha Sesay.