The “BURG” Family Reunion takes pride in honoring its eldest members who were born and raised in the town of Leesburg. The award was presented to Ms. Mary Wiley as the eldest living citizen of Leesburg, Virginia and she was the first recipient honored. This award is presented at our annual “BURG” Family Reunion. On the day Ms. Mary was recognized, the Committee made the decision to name the award in her honor and to present it to the next eldest living members.
The late Mr. John (Moody) Middleton was the recipient of the Ms. Mary Wiley award for 2020.
Ms. Catherine Hughes was a recipient of the Ms. Mary Wiley award for 2020. We will be recogniing her at the "BURG" Family Reunion on Saturday, September 25, 2021.
Ms. Alise Berry Cook is the recipient of the Ms. Mary Wiley award for 2021. The BFRC will be honoring her at this year's reunion on Saturday, September 25, 2021.