Ernest and Gertrude Lane Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Mary Virginia Maddux established the Joseph Ernest Sr. and Gertrude Lane Memorial Scholarship Endowment to honor her mother and father. Ernest Lane began a 30 year teaching career at Tennessee Polytechnic Institute in 1926. When he started, he was the only education teacher on campus. He also taught math, business math, and geography.
Mary Virginia Maddux is a loyal TTU supporter. In 1972, she established a scholarship endowment in memory of her husband Jared Maddux. She worked as an admissions officer for 15 years and retired in 1884. Both of her daughters work for Tennessee Tech University. Virginia Moore is the Associate Dean for the College of Business, and Rachel Rader serves as the Coordinator of Affirmative Action. Her son John Maddux is Circuit Court Judge of Cookeville.
Scholarships associated with Ernest and Gertrude Lane Memorial Scholarship Endowment