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state prisons. ◆ Maynard Wilbur Myrick (’ 60), 86,
of Lake Gaston; Sept. 12, 2016. Myrick worked as
an accountant for Sperry Rand Corp. He joined the
Durham County ABC Board in 1952 and, as general
manager, oversaw its expansion of liquor stores and
sales. He served in the Air Force as a staff sergeant
in the Korean War. ◆ John Robert “Bob” Turner
(’ 60), 79, of Harrisburg; June 23, 2016. Early in
his career, Turner worked for General Motors’ auto
loan division. He was a traveling salesman for more
than a decade, then moved into retail sales, selling
furniture and fire protection systems, all the while
keeping up his family farm. At UNC, he joined Kappa
1961 obituaries Louise Williams
Baker (’ 61 BA), 77, of Waynesville; Nov. 5, 2016.
After teaching early in her career, Baker was a real
estate broker with Main Street Realty. At UNC,
General Alumni Association
Your General Alumni Association’s popular family camp
weekend—Camp Blue Heaven —returns for the 22nd
consecutive year, Aug. 18–20, 2017. From canoeing
and horseback ring riding to archery and climbing
walls, make lasting memories with your family at Camp
Cheerio located in the North Carolina mountains.
alumni.unc.edu/familycamp for information.
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she belonged to Alpha Delta Pi. ◆ John Elwyn
Bernbrock (’ 61 PhD), 89, of Wauwatosa, Wis.; Nov.
11, 2016. Ordained as a Jesuit priest in 1956,
Bernbrock taught in several U.S. high schools and
at Sogang University in Seoul, South Korea. ◆
Virginia Turlington Byrd (’ 61 MEd), 78, of Raleigh;
Nov. 8, 2016. Byrd began her teaching career at
Scotland County High School and went on to teach
at Sanderson, Enloe and Apex high schools. At UNC,
she belonged to the Wesley Foundation. ◆ Milburn
The inscription says “Campus of the University of North Carolina 1912-13.” Close, very close. But Bynum, Memorial, Swain and Abernethy halls, and
the beginnings of Peabody, are not visible here. The house at the far right probably is a member of the old fraternity row.
“FOLDER 1158: CAMPUS VIEW: PANORAMA OVERVIEW (MCCORKLE PLACE), 1912-1913: SCAN 1” IN THE UNC IMAGE COLLECTION #P0004, N.C. COLLECTION PHOTO ARCHIVES.
RETROSPEC T: 1912–13