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Arkansas MHA Names Industry Achievement Recipients

October 15th, 2015 Comments off

arkansas mfg housing assocThe Arkansas Manufactured Housing Association (AMHA), at its 44th Annual Meeting and Convention held in Little Rock, presented Industry Achievement Awards to association members for their contributions to the manufactured home industry.

AMHA Executive Director J. D. Harper tells MHProNews Country Comfort Homes of Hot Springs, AR was named 2015 Sales Center of the Year for their outstanding customer service. Country Comfort is the state’s largest-volume seller of custom factory-built homes by Deer Valley Home Builders of Guin, Alabama and Scot-Bilt Homes of Waycross, Georgia.

Lexington Homes, Inc. of Lexington, Mississippi received the Manufacturer of the Year Award for the consistency of their production of HUD Code homes shipped into the state.

The 2015 Factory Sales Representative of the Year honor goes to Ed Spaeth of Lexington Homes. He began his career in the MH industry in 1982, selling homes for Spirit Homes in Conway, AR until it closed in 2002. He remained with Spirit’s parent organization, Cavalier Homes, until 2011, and has been with Lexington Homes the last three years.

The 2015 Supplier of the Year award goes to A&R Mobile Home Supply of Cabot, AR. Founded in 1987 by Russell McGough, A&R is still a family-owned business supplying a wide range of service and supplies to the factory-built home business. ##

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“Burr-head” dies, funeral planned for Industry veteran

November 22nd, 2011 Comments off

Black_ribbon Rest in Peace wikimedia commonsCullmanSense reports that Gary “Burr-head” Don Allcorn, 57, of Addison, AL passed away on November 21, 2011 in Birmingham. Allcorn was born on August 31, 1954 in Addison. He attended Addison High School. He worked for Cavalier Homes, and most recently for Southern Energy Homes for the last 5 years. He is survived by his son, William Allcorn; sisters, Kay Pigg and her husband Gordon “Billy”, and Ava McCurley and her husband Larry. He was preceded in death by his parents, James Artris and Leona Vashti Allcorn; brothers, Doug Allcorn, Dellace Allcorn and Robin Allcorn. MHProNews extends its condolences to the family, friends, associates and loved ones.

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