Silent Keys

A MEMORIAL TO OUR SILENT KEYS

Ed Wright, KK4RWI, SK, December 30, 1950 – March 3, 2017. Obituary. NSKA.


As a memorial to those who worked so hard to create this club, we thought it only fitting that we have a place on the club website to honor the Charter Members.

Charter Members of the Club who have passed on:

Jim Jones, W4LKZ, SK, Charter Member. The first club President in 1972. In honor of him the club now has his call sign.

Charlie Green, W4PSN, SK, Charter Member. Club member and instrumental in putting the first club repeater on the air (147.24) which was located at Highland Academy, Portland TN. 1972

John Thomas, K4NMT, SK, Charter Member. The first club Treasurer. Also served as Vice President.

Cecil Pryor, WA4YQC, SK, Charter Member. Club Trustee. Also served as Vice President. Put the 147.27 repeater on the air in 1976.

Ken Scott, K4EKE, SK, Charter Member. Served as President, Vice President, Treasure, and Trustee. During the 1980’s and early 1990’s.

Julian Crowe, WB4CPO, SK, Charter Member. Served as President, Vice President, and Treasure during the 1980’s. Julian was the only person to hold the position of club “Elmer”. He was responsible for creating in more new hams than anyone else in the club.

Thomas Lee, (Tinker) KD4SB, SK, Charter Member. Served as Trustee during the late 1970’s and 1980’s.

Dick Brown, W4VJW, SK, Charter Member. Club Member.

Ray H. Worsham, W4WGH, SK, Charter Member. Club Member.

Norman Pryor, KA4NZK, SK, Charter Member. Club Member.

J. Tom Park, WD4KWP, SK, Charter Member. Served as President during the 1990’s.

Herman Jones, W4WIK, SK, Charter Member. Club Member.

Larry Prelog, WB4ZCJ, WD8AGS, KE4PM, SK. Charter Member. First Club Trustee in 1972.