Memorial Dedication Ceremony Planned Monday at SWOSU for Dr. ElGenia French


A memorial dedication will be held for Dr. ElGenia French on Monday, April 25, on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford.

The ceremony will be held at 9 a.m. at the Pharmacy II (Annex) on the SWOSU campus. The public is invited.

French was a professor at the SWOSU College of Pharmacy from 1979 until 2011, passing away on January 12 of this year.

The memorial ceremony will include the dedication of a memorial tree and two benches in her name. The SWOSU College of Pharmacy students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends all helped to raise money for the Dr. ElGenia French Memorial Fund, which also includes a scholarship to be awarded to a pharmacy student later in the day at the College of Pharmacy Awards & Honors Ceremony.

For more information about the memorial, please contact Patti Harper 580.774.3190; or David Ralph 580.774.3191;