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Lena M. Barksdale Scholarship

Arlena Barksdale grew up in Harnett and Cumberland counties in North Carolina and received her BA in Elementary Education from FSU.  She was a beloved educator working at West Southern Pines School from 1944-1982.  Mrs. Barksdale died in 2002, leaving this endowment as part of her will.

The Lena M. Barksdale Scholarship was established for undergraduate students enrolled in a Teacher Education program.

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