The Royal Maccabees

Friday, December 28, 2007
This 1945 picture shows the women's softball team sponsored by the Royal Maccabees Life Insurance Co. They played in a local league in Middle Tennessee. Standing, left to right: Floyd Franklin (manager and coach), Gladys Jean Bradford, Betty Ray, Becky Franklin, Becky Park, Margaret Price, Estelle Dyer, Cecil Wiley (sponsor). Kneedling, left to right: Ellene Finley, Charlene Bowers, 'Poochie' Derryberry, Elizabeth Ray Ramsey, Virginia Ray, Dot Bowers. Sitting in front are children of the players.