The refectory was completed in 1925 and named for Catherine Walter Burrow (1878-1962) wife of Aron Knox Burrow in 1958. The refectory encompasses: • The Alburty Room, named in honor of Rhodes Trustee the late E. A. Alburty. • The Davis Room, named in honor of the late Thomas B. Davis of Memphis. • The Hugh M. Neely Hall, the original dining hall on campus, dedicated on November 13, 1928. It was provided through the generosity and affection of the late Mrs. Mary Sneed Neely as a memorial to her husband Hugh M. Neely, a heroic soldier and public-spirited citizen; • The Margaret Ruffin Hyde Hall, built in 1958 and dedicated in 1993 in honor of the late Dr. Margaret R. Hyde, alumna Class of 1934, benefactor and Trustee of the College. • Rollow Hall, added in 1987, and dedicated on Oct 26, 2002, by Ann Rollow Ross ’52 in memory of her parents, John ’26 and Louise Mayo Rollow ’30 and her sister Lisa Rollow Justis ’55.
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