His legacy is deeply integrated into the modern history of Branson, Missouri.
After the Missouri Supreme Court ruled Branson's tourism tax was unconstitutional, city leaders took action to combat divisive community rhetoric by refocusing on common values.
Each year, unsung heroes are honored with an award dinner for demonstrating positive character attributes. This years winners were:
Youth: Nathan Applegate
To Learn: Marilyn Fish
To Love: Amy Lewis
To Live: Christopher Welch
Legacy: Dr. Glenn Cameron
*Congratulations to the winners. What a great honor!