Lambda Chi Alpha - University of Alabama

Fall 2017 Newsletter

Alpha-Phi Zeta of Lambda Chi Alpha at the University of Alabama

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LCA Alpha-Phi Zeta of Lambda Chi Alpha House Corporation P.O. Box 1296 Tuscaloosa, AL 35403 Address Service Requested Tradition The In Memoriam Alvis S. Ford, AF477, passed away on July 13. He and his wife, Pat, traveled as mission volunteers to Japan, Peru, Ecuador, Miami, and New Orleans. They spent much energy and money cheering on any sports team associated with the University of Alabama (even during the dark times without national championships). They went to professional baseball and football games in person when they had the chance. Alvis is survived by wife; son, Phillip; and countless family and friends. George M. Bilbrey, AF526, passed away on February 9. A lover of classical music, he served on the board of directors of the Asheville Symphony. He was a director of the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce and also served as a volunteer physician at the ABCCM clinic. George was an avid tennis player, golfer, and traveler, as well as a certified SCUBA master diver and traveled on many dive trips with his wife of 53 years, Diana. He took great pleasure in the world of ideas, and could frequently be found with a book, a cup of coffee, and a journal. George is survived by his wife; two children, George and Neville; four grandchildren; and many family and friends. Connect with Alpha-Phi Zeta Online Roy O. McCord, AF906, passed away on April 21. He truly lived life to the fullest, and was passionate about his law practice and served Etowah County as one of its attorneys for over 30 years. Roy had many friends from all aspects of his life and was a loyal, generous friend to them all. He loved fishing, grilling, working in his garden, and Alabama football. Alumni News Raymond A. Petty, AF452, is enjoying retirement with his wife, Linda, and friends in Yorba Linda, California. E-mail: raypetty33@ William F. Brady, AF728, reports that he's enjoying retirement, travel, and spending time with his two grandchildren. His son, Kyle, is an alumnus of Lambda Chi Alpha at the University of Georgia. Bill and his wife, Madge, live in Atlanta, Ga. E-mail: David A. Kimberly, AF985, has been a circuit judge since 2007, and this summer, he became presiding judge of the 16th judicial circuit of Alabama. He and his wife, Cynthia, have two children, Andrew and Kaitlyn, and live in Gadsden, Ala. E-mail: Alumni Update Christopher R. Brown, AF1201, retired from the U.S. Army after more than 29 years of reserve and active duty. Since 1997, Chris has served as a judge advocate in Arlington, Va., as an instructor at the U.S. Army JAG School in Charlottesville, Va., and at the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and U.S. Northern Command in Colorado. He now works as an attorney at Brinkley & Brinkley in Huntsville, Ala. Chris and his wife, Dawn, live in Madison, Ala. E-mail:

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