Friday, March 11, 2011

Dr. Louise McCammon Henry... First Women Board Certified in Arkansas

Located at Fairview Memorial Garden Cemetery in Fayetteville, AR.

Louise McCammon
Henry M.D.
Born July 25, 1902
Knoxville, Tennessee
Died December 9, 1986
Fayetteville, Arkansas
BA Degree 1923
Oglethorpe University, Atlanta Georgia
MD Degree 1928
University of Tennessee
First Women Intern
Deaconess Hospital, St. Louis
First Woman Board Certified
Ophthalmologist, Arkansas
Practiced Ophthalmology
Fort Smith 1932 - 1962
With her husband, Dr. L. Murphey Henry
and in Fayetteville 1962 -1980
with her husband and son,
Dr. Morriss M. Henry.
A member of the Sebastian and
Washington County Medical Society,
The AMA and the
American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Beloved by her family, friends and patients.

Lewis Murphey
Henry M.D.
Born July 30, 1900
Died May 4, 1988
B.A. Washington and Lee
M.D. University of Tennessee
American Academy of Ophthalmology
President of
Sebastian County Medical Society
World War I, U.S. Army
World War II, Major U.S. Air Force
Remembered for his committmrnt
to education and love for
his country and family;
Sons Morriss and Herbert;
Grandchildren, Paul, Katherine,
Mark, Cynthia, Matthew.

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