Debbie Laughon, Area V Vice President
Debbie Laughon retired from the USPS in February 2009. She served for 29 years, 2 months as rural carrier in the Bedford Post Office. Debbie is married to Tom Laughon. He is the president of his family owned construction business. Debbie is a member of Big Island Baptist Church. She is the clerk of the church, sings in the choir, serves on the mission committee and is on the transition team. She is an active member of the Bedford Professional Women’s (BPW) organization and is a past president. She is co chair of the box office for Little Town Players (LTP) live theater in Bedford. She has been active in the theater for 27 years. She also is a 4-H All Star. In 2012 Debbie received Woman of the Year from BPW and outstanding volunteer award from LTP. Debbie is looking forward to meeting the members of Area V and getting more members involved in the great work of NARFE.
Area V VP Goals:
Provide assistance to enhance recruitment, retention, and membership in Area V.
Encourage members in Area V to become active in local chapter meetings, functions, and the VFC Convention.
Increase “dues withholding” within Area V.
Virginia Area V Chapters
- 1068 BEDFORD
Chapter 1068 meets at 11:00 A. M. the third Friday of odd months (except July) at Bedford Central Library.
- 1011 DANVILLE
Chapter 1011 meets at the New Life Community Church, 3837 US Highway 29 (Business), Danville, VA 24540, every last Tuesday of the month. The chapter’s annual picnic is conducted in September in lieu of the meeting.
- 110 LYNCHBURG
Meets the first Thursday of each month at 1:00 P.M. at Westminster Canterbury, 501 VES Road, Lynchburg, VA. except for June, July, August and December. In June and December we meet at the Winton Club, Clifford, VA for a 12:00 noon luncheon. The Chapter does not meet in July and August.
- 2080 PIEDMONT
Meets 3rd Thursday of each month at 11:30 (except July, August and December) at the Country Cookin or other local Farmville restaurant.
- 2079 SOUTHSIDE
Chapter 2079 meets at 12:00 noon on the 4th Wednesday of each month at the Down Hill Buffet, 807 E. Atlantic Street, South Hill, Va. 23970.