Southern District

Serving the counties of Adams, Amite, Covington, Forrest, Franklin, George, Greene, Hancock, Harrison, Jackson, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, Jones, Lamar, Lawrence, Lincoln, Marion, Pear River, Perry, Pike, Stone, Walthall, Wayne and Wilkinson.


District Officers

  • President - Laura Ann Trigg, Waynesboro, MS
  • President-elect - Shirley Wiltshire, Poplarville, MS
  • Vice President - Connie Johnston, Liberty, MS
  • Secretary - LeeAnn Moon Miller, Hattiesburg, MS
  • Treasurer - Jana Jarrell Owen, Gulfport, MS
  • Parliamentarian - Darlene C. Adams, Picayune, MS
  • Historian - Cindy Holcomb, Purvis, MS
  • Chaplain - Amy Pruitt, State Line, MS
  • Arts/Crafts and Photography Co-Chairmen - Janis Sita, Picayune, MS and Lillie Lofton, Waynesboro, MS
  • Books Chairman - Eleanor Bayless, Meadville, MS
  • Ways & Means Chairman - Pollyanna Robelen, Biloxi, MS
  • Immediate Past President - Meri F. Newell, Petal, MS

District Convention

  • GFWC-MFWC Southern District Annual Convention, March 11, 2023 in Waynesboro, MS. The cost for this convention is $30 per member and the postmark deadline for registration is February 25, 2023. Checks must accompany registration form. No refund can be made. Registration package includes Official Call to Convention, and Registration Form. Please return registration form and check to Laura Trigg postmarked by February 25, 2023. Registration Package, Letter from District President.

Southern District General Clubs

  • Ellisville - Fidelia Club of Ellisville, Blair Richardson, President
  • Gulfport - Woman's Club of Gulfport, Sandra Pelas, President
  • Lucedale - Lucedale Fine Arts Club, No contact information available at this time.
  • Meadville - GFWC-MFWC Homochitto Heritage Club, Inc., Connie Johnston, President
  • Petal - Cosmopolitan Club, Libby D. Everett, President
  • Picayune - GFWC-MFWC Civic Woman's Club of Picayune, Lorri Stockstill, President
  • Poplarville - Poplarville Woman's Club, Dawn Vosbein, President
  • Purvis - GFWC-MFWC Purvis Woman's Club, Renee Keith, President
  • Waynesboro - Fine Arts Club of Waynesboro, Debbie Blackwell, President

Southern District Juniorette Clubs

  • Carriere/Picayune - Juniorette Diamonds, Debbie Benoit & Darlene C. Adams, Advisors
  • Ellisville - Fidelia Juniorettes, Terri Mitchell and Bonnie Carpenter, Advisors
  • Meadville - GFWC-MFWC Dixie Daisy Juniorettes - Connie Johnston, Advisor
  • Purvis - GFWC-MFWC Les Aimes Juniorettes - Adrienne Pylant & Tiffany Terrell, Advisor