Alice Tart Butler Baggett Memorial Scholarship

Eligible Schools: Any school of higher education located in North Carolina

This scholarship was established in order to perpetuate the memory of Alice Tart Butler Baggett, a 1933 graduate of Dunn High School after her death on January 5, 2007, by her children and their spouses, Martha Ann Butler Goff (DHS ‘54), Cliff Butler (DHS ‘64), Linda Lynch Butler (DHS ‘63), Robie Butler (DHS ‘68), and Lynda Daniel Butler.

 

butler family
(L to R) Linda Lynch Butler, Cliff Butler
Martha Ann Butler Goff, Robie Butler, Lynda Butler

Mrs. Baggett starred in basketball and tennis while in high school. She owned and managed Butler and Carroll Drug Store and the WCKB radio station. She was the first woman to serve on the Dunn School Board and also acted as chairman. Mrs. Baggett was a life-long member of Hood Memorial Christian Church. In addition to her children, Mrs. Baggett is survived by three grandchildren who graduated from Dunn High School, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren who graduated from Triton High School.

THE SCHOLARSHIP

Going forward, the DHS Friends' Butler-Baggett Scholarship will be made available and administered by the Harnett County Community Foundation-Sandhills affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation.

Apply for the DHS Friends' Butler-Baggett Scholarship HERE.

For Assistance Contact

Kelly Lee, CFRE
Program Officer ~ Central North Carolina
klee@nccommunityfoundation.org
~ (252) 557-0278