The Party With a Purpose for 85 Years

Current and Past Royalty

2016 Carnival Royalty

Jay Keras
King of Carnival

Sarah Williamson
Queen of Carnival

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The Royal Family of Carnival

 

Year King Queen President
2016 James Joseph Keras III Sarah Brodnax Williamson Jim Taylor
2015 John Allen Bobango Lockie Monette Dearman Rob Johnston
2014 James Leonard McCullough, Jr. Suzette Randolph Coors Will Yandell
2013 Steven W. Sansom Louise Robertson Steffner Buddy Dearman
2012 Michael Allen Lightman, Sr. Elizabeth Graham Parrish John Phillips IV
2011 John Hull Dobbs Kate Orgill Smith Dr. Jess Wesberry, Jr.
2010 William McBride Yandell III Mary Louise Carrick Buddy Dearman
2009 Keithley Johnson Barton Paige Ann Phillips John Robert Pitts
2008 William Howard Stovall IV Peyton Humphreys Woodson M. Rush O’Keefe, Jr.
2007 Claude Chafin Margaret Falls Horn Patrick Demere
2006 Giles A. Coors III Katherine Conner Brindell Neely Mallory III
2005 Phil Trenary Kendall Arney Patrick J. Danehy
2004 John Robert Pitts Abbay Leatherman Brownlow Duncan F. Williams
2003 Robert Edwin Loeb Elizabeth Alleen Wilson Claude Chafin
2002 Ralph Horn Lee Carruthers Sturdivant Bobby Leatherman
2001 Michael S. Starnes Jennifer Sabiston Brindell Glenn Cofield
2000 Peyton Marion Burford Self Camilla Fisher Carr Giles A. Coors III
1999 David C. Sullivan Katherine McLean Wilson Bruce B. Hopkins
1998 Lewis C. Williamson, Jr. Neely Garrott Woodson Joseph L. Steffner
1997 Michael H. Thompson Catherine Mims Pettit Randall D. Noel
1996 James J. Keras, Jr. Sarah Genevieve Shy Lewis C. Williamson, Jr.
1995 John D. Canale III Leanne Price Wiener Richard H. Allen, Jr.
1994 Oscar C. Carr III Norma Carruthers Wilson Robert E. Loeb
1993 Charles R. Brindell, Jr. Baylor Irene Ledbetter Bruce Thompson
1992 Jack Soden Carol Coleman Barton B. Lane Carrick
1991 Charles F. Smith, Jr. Elizabeth Chappelle Tully B. Lane Carrick
1990 Jackson W. Moore Gladys Kimbrough Crain James P. Gates
1989 Eugene K. Cashman, Jr. Susanna Meade Shea Frank H. Colvett
1988 Marvin E. Bruce Minta Melissa Swepston Jones Donald F. Shuppe
1987 James H. Barton Margaaret Rowe Carrington Jones J. Stuart Collier, Jr.
1986 Bruce B. Hopkins Catherine Hill Fulmer Chris W. Canale
1985 Kemmons Wilson, Jr. Sophie Mignon Coors Taylor N. French
1984 John C. Dobbs Suzette Marguerite Turner Richard A. Trippeer, Jr.
1983 B. Lee Mallory III Nancy Carnegie McFadden Frank M. Crump III
1982 John W. Barringer Meredith Davis Owen Samuel S. Rembert III
1981 Owen B. Tabor Peggy Greer Carrott Ben H. Woodson
1980 Richard A. Trippeer, Jr. Suzanne Elizabeth Hollis W. Wise Swepston Jones
1979 Robert Smithwick, Jr. Mary Louise Self Joe M. Pipkin
1978 Goodloe Early Mimi Norfleet Fuller William M. Fondren
1977 Hallam Boyd, Jr. Daphne Boyle Albert H. Mallory III
1976 M. Carter Stovall Dorothy Dunavant Allen Morgan, Jr.
1975 Ronald Terry Jennie Lowrance Frank G. Barton Jr.
1974 Ben H. Woodson Carroll Shannon Walter G. Wunderlich
1973 William B. Dunavant, Jr. Mary White Leatherman Fred W. James
1972 Giles A. Coors, Jr. Gwyn Rainer Shea Lester F. Gingold
1971 Frank G. Barton, Jr. Lucie May James S. Gilliland
1970 W. Neely Mallory, Jr. Patte Quinlen Donald Drinkard
1969 Thomas C. Farnsworth, Jr. Lee Willey S. Toof Brown, Jr.
1968 Gaye Gillespie
1967 Joseph A. Crisler III Blanche Crump Humphreys Jack Thomas Shannon
1966 Dunbar Abston, Jr. Florence Snowden Henry H. Haizlip, Jr.
1965 John Phillips III Louise Day Oates Paul T. Gillespie
1964 William Mann Campbell Marie Louise Crump J.Thurston Roach
1963 Jack Thomas Shannon Molly Humphreys George W. Humphreys
1962 Clyde Lee Patton Julia Ann Bondurant Charles L. Piplar
1961 Joe Rice Dockery Lida Willey Black Lovick Pierce Miles, Jr.
1960 Frank M. Norfleet Marie Louise Crump Frank Millington Crump
1959 George Wilson Humphreys Axson Evans Brown Robert Galloway Snowden
1958 Hugh H. Sprunt Irene Leatherman L. Palmer Brown III
1957 Berry B. Brooks Lila McGehee Wrape William C. Manley, Jr.
1956 Oscar C. Carr, Jr. Clara Watson Mallory George C. Webb
1955 Edward F. Creekmore, Jr. Sherrye Eileen Patton Julian B. Bondurant
1954 W. Howard Willey, Jr. Julia Turner Donelson Clyde L. Patton
1953 William W. Robinson, Jr. Mary Abbay Joyner Charles C. Taylor
1952 Lewis K. McKee Mary Budd Bodine Hugo Dixon
1951 Edward W. Cook Elinor Turner William L. Quinlen, Jr.
Anne Buckner Potts
1950 Robert E. Lee Wilson III Mary Letitia Gregg Leslie Stratton Jr.
1949 Charles P. Oates Mimi Parker McKay Van Vleet
1948 William Howard Stovall Barbara Hood Joe E. Davis
1947 Hugo Dixon Betty Crump  E.W. Hale, Jr.
1946 R. Vance Norfleet Phoebe Cook W. H. Chandler, Jr.
1941 B. Lee Mallory, Jr. Nancy Donelson Robert H. Jordan
1940 Claude C. Crawford Lida Willey Richard H. Bodine
1939 Chester Lowrance Elizabeth Farnsworth Russ Pritchard
1938 Andrew Jackson Hayes Elizabeth Campbell George J. Eckert
1937 S. Richard Leatherman Frances Chapman R. Vance Norfleet
1936 John Sneed Williams, Jr. Mary Ann Poston W. Groom Leftwich
1935 Sidney W. Farnswoth Mollie Darnell S. Toof Brown
W. Neely Mallory
1934 Frank G. Barton Octavia Evans W. Neely Mallory
1933 Robert B. Snowden Valerie Caughlin A. Arthur Halle
1932 J. P. Norfleet Katherine Butler W. W. Robinson, Sr.
1931 Frank Hoyt Gailor Elaine Patterson Everette R. Cook