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Published in CenterView on August 19, 2013

UMMC leaders receive alumni awards

Several eminent Medical Center leaders were honored during the UMMC Medical Alumni Awards Dinner Aug. 17 at the Fairview Inn in Jackson. Dr. Owen B. “Bev” Evans, front row, right, was named the alumni chapter’s Distinguished Medical Alumnus. The other recipients were winners of the chapter’s 2013 Hall of Fame Awards: the late Dr. Wallace Conerly, Dr. J.J. (Buddy) Connors, Dr. Robert L. Elliott Jr., Dr. Norman C. Nelson and the late Dr. Winfred L. Wiser. Accepting the hall of fame awards are, front row from left, Wiser’s daughter Joan Van Hooser and Nelson, and back row, from left, Elliott, Wiser’s son Nick Wiser, Connors, Nelson’s son Norman Nelson Jr., and Conerly’s sons Al Conerly and Charlie Conerly.  (Enlarge Photo)