Becky Welch Miss Dayton 1965

Becky Welch Miss Dayton 1965

Miss Becky Welch, daughter of Mrs. Carol Welch was 16 years old when she was crowned as Miss Dayton 1965 in a contest sponsored by the Dayton Jaycettes. Miss Welch a junior at Rhea Central High School was a cheerleader for three years. She was active in the Pep Club, “R” Club, Bible Club and a member of the junior play cast.

First runner-up in the contest was ViElla Smith, 18 year old senior at Rhea Central High School, the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Rodney Smith. Second runner-up was Ann Tallent, 17 year old junior at Rhea Central High School, and the daughter of Mr.& Mrs. Ralph Tallent.

Today, Becky is married to George Arnold of Dayton. George & Becky live in Dayton where they raised their family.

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Born and raised in Dayton Tennessee, I have served in various public service positions in the past. I have a great interest in the History of our town. This site is a way for me to share some of the great history of the area.

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