The Richard A. Vogle Scholarship Endowment has been established at the Mississippi United Methodist Foundation.
The endowment is for high school graduates, with special consideration given to students from Saucier (
Vogle, a life-long member of Poplar Head UMC, is a graduate of
Vogle learned carpentry from his father, who built the Poplar Head UMC in Saucier, and worked as a carpenter himself in the summer months during his years as a teacher and school administrator.
He served on the Board of Directors of the Wesley Foundation at
“He is truly a remarkable man,” said Susan Vuyovich, director of the Wesley Foundation. “He has been a mentor, an encourager and a real advocate for our young people.”