During his career at W&L, DeLaney brought his passion for justice and inclusion to the classroom and to his scholarship.
The professor of philosophy emeritus taught at W&L from 1968 to 1996.
Steuart served on the Board of Trustees from 1983-1993.
Hipp served as a trustee from 1985-1995.
Ellison served on the board from 2004 to 2011.
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He served as rector from 1997 to 2003.
He taught at W&L from 1974 to 2011.
Pellicciaro taught at W&L from 1966 to 1999.
Sharp taught at W&L from 1983-1991.
The San Antonian native served on the board from 1972-1982.
Newbolt taught at W&L from 1962 to 2000.
The Memphis native served on the board from 1976-1988.
Elmes taught at Washington and Lee University for 40 years until his retirement in 2007.
Litzenburg, who worked at W&L from 1991 until 2003, was also the former acting university chaplain.
Ryan taught at Washington and Lee for 40 years until his retirement in 2010.
Wolfe, one of W&L's most accomplished alumni, will be remembered for his talent, wit and generosity.
DeVogt taught at W&L from 1962 to 2000.
Fishback was a member of the Washington and Lee University Board of Trustees from 2000 to 2010.
Pemberton taught at W&L for 42 years, from 1962 until 2004.
During his 43 years at W&L, John also served as dean of students and director of financial aid.
Huntley taught at Washington and Lee University for 32 years until his retirement in 1994.
At W&L, Handelman taught popular courses in comparative politics, Chinese politics, Japanese politics, and U.S. foreign policy.
Futch taught at Washington and Lee University for 46 years, until his retirement in 2008.
Jack Warner generously supported several areas of W&L.
Henry Eugene King, professor emeritus of psychology at Washington and Lee University, died on Oct. 31, at his home in Lexington, Virginia.
Thomas Ringgold Shepherd, an emeritus trustee, alumnus and significant benefactor of Washington and Lee University, died on March 19, 2016. A resident of Stow, Massachusetts, he was 86.
Sidney Mathias Baxter Coulling III, the S. Blount Mason Jr. Professor of English Emeritus at Washington and Lee University, died on Feb. 22, 2016, at Kendal at Lexington. He had celebrated his 92nd birthday earlier this month.
William Alexander Jenks, the William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of History Emeritus at Washington and Lee University, died this past Monday, Oct. 12. He was 97. A 1939 graduate of W&L, he taught at his alma mater for 37 years, from 1946 until his retirement in 1983.
Maurice D. Leach Jr., who headed the library at Washington and Lee University from 1968 to 1985, died on March 21, in Lexington. He was 91.
Charles Spurgeon Rowe '45, '50L, who served on the Washington and Lee University Board of Trustees from 1984 to 1994, died on Friday, March 13, in Vero Beach, Florida. He was 89.
Randall P. "Randy" Bezanson, dean of the Washington and Lee University School of Law from 1988 to 1994, died on Saturday, Jan. 25, in San Antonio, Texas, following a long illness.