First United Methodist Church
Lufkin, TX 75901
Members of the Lufkin Rotary club packed the private dinning area at Manhattan's to honor eight outstanding community members who represent the Rotary Motto of "Service Above Self." The community members were honored with the Paul Harris Fellowship. The new fellows were chosen by Lufkin Rotarians that had given at least $1,000 to the group's humanitarian and educational programs. The eight local members were allowed to chose one person and then the board members were allowed to chose two members to give the honor to. Those honored were Lufkin Mayor Bob Brown, Brian Crews Genie Flournoy, John Fulbright III, Jerry Huffman, Kristina McCoy, Jan Anderson-Paxson and Remani V Samuel.
At that time, The Lufkin Rotary Club became Rotary International's Club Number 3641 joining a group of more than 28,000 active clubs today. The worldwide Rotary membership consists of over one million persons in 162 countries and geographical regions.
The Lufkin Rotary Club of Lufkin, Texas has a membership that is greater than 65 members and growing.