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Former AWC National President Passes Away at 93
| Published on 7/26/2017
Springfield, Mo, July 26, 2017- Former AWC National President, Marjorie Bowers Paxson passed away June 17 at the age of 93.
Paxson joined AWC in 1943 and served as the national president from 1963 to 1967. She was honored with the organization's
highest honor, the Georgina Davis Citation, in 1984 and its National Headliner Award in 1976 for editing a bilingual newspaper during the United Nations World Conference on Women in Mexico City.
to read more about Paxson's life.
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