Erma Whitaker Bockoven '49 grew up in Morristown, Tenn., and earned a bachelor’s degree in 1949. She later married Beverly Henry and the couple had two sons. After being widowed, she married Frederic Bockoven. She has traveled extensively and is a longtime member of the UMW Heritage Society. In addition to establishing a scholarship in 2011, Mrs. Bockoven is the representative for the Class of 1949 Scholarship.
Photo: Erma Whitaker Bockoven '49, Battlefield yearbook, 1949