The Kiwanis Club of Stuart, Florida
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IN MEMORY OF

WM. ALEXANDER "BILL" OUGHTERSON

MEMBER OF KIWANIS CLUB OF STUART FROM JUNE 1950 TO SEPTEMBER 14, 2015

GOVERNOR OF FLORIDA DISTRICT OF KIWANIS INTERNATIONAL - 1969

A Memorial Service was held on Monday, October 5th at First Presbyterian Church of Stuart located at 1715 NW Pine Lake Drive, Stuart.


Obituary can be viewed at:   http://martinfuneralhomecrematory.com/obituaries.php


Bill was Governor of the Florida District of Kiwanis International from Jan. 1, 1969 to September 31, 1969.   Each month he published an article in the Florida Kiwanian magazine.  Here is one of the articles:

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Bill attended at least one Kiwanis meeting each week for over 64 years.  His 50 years of perfect attendance was celebrated in 2000 by a surprise party given for him by the KCOS. 

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A memorial page on FindAGrave.com can be found at the following webpage:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=oughterson&GSfn=william&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=152286657&df=all&


A eulogy given at Bill's memorial service can be seen at:

https://portalbuzzuserfiles.s3.amazonaws.com/ou-4504/userfiles/files/in%20memorium/bill%20oughterson/bill%20oughterson%20eulogy%20by%20bob%20burson.pdf


Bill frequently reminded us that the Pledge of Allegiance is to be stated "... one Nation under God..." without a comma.  Here is his research letter to confirm his position:  

https://portalbuzzuserfiles.s3.amazonaws.com/ou-4504/userfiles/files/in%20memorium/bill%20oughterson/bill%20oughterson%20letter%20re%20one%20nation%20under%20god.pdf