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Welcome to the                          
Woodville Lions Club, Texas, USA - #001420

mail:  P.O. Box 111, Woodville, TX 75979
physical:  755 US Hwy. 190E

 Thursdays at 12:00 noon - you'll come on by ...

Take Hwy. 190 East of the town square about 1.5 miles.
On the left as you crest the small hill - see our sign  

Woodville Lions Facebook

Lions District 2-S1 ~ District Newsletters ~ New District Facebook ... [Original District FB] ~ Our International Headquarters.  From humble beginnings in 1917, Lions International has grown to 44,600+ clubs in 190 countries with membership of 1.4 million.  Primarily, we help the blind and hard of seeing, and we all help others in many ways.
Other General Web site: ~ District MD2, Texas has a long history with Lions

Star Club Rental Gary Dannar - 409-283-0378

Star Eye Glasses Deborah Smith  - 713-892-9425

Tyler County Chamber of Commerce   ~   City of Woodville
in the Texas Piney Woods


Our motto - We Serve
~   2016-17 Woodville Lions Club Leadership   ~

President Jacob Spivey

1st Vice President Bryan Weatherford

2nd Vice President Shelby Willmon

3rd Vice President Rachel Iglesias

Treasurer Ramsey Davis 

Secretary Lori Benthal - 409-659-9192

Tail Twister Ken Weaver

Lion Tamer Clyde Lambert

Membership Chair Gordon McClusky

Immed. Past Pres. Brian Smith 

Leo Sponsor/Director Ken Jobe e2019

Program Director Keith Bellamy

Director Ron Keef  e2019

Director Randy Carter e2019

Director Tommy Weaver e2019

Director Ronnie Pryor e2019

Director Gary Dannar e2019  

Director Steve Evans e2018

   Deborah Smith e2019 

Old Officers Manual 2009-08  ~ 


Woodville Lions Important Documents

Our Club History

Our Past Presidents

History of Lions - District 2-S1

Our Lions Dues Structure (90 KBs)

Our Constitution Revised October 2001

Our Charter - January 1948

Proclamation for 60 Years - Judge Blanchette

Proclamation - Mayor Tony Castillo


PDG Penny's Training Manuel (2 MBs)

Standard Lions Training Manuel 2008-09   


Woodville Lions Club installed officers Thursday evening, June 22, with past President Brian Smith passing the gavel to President Kyle Spivey, Tyler County Extension Agent and pastor of FBC Village Mills.  District Gov. Russell Wheeler performed the installation with humor.  Pictured (L-R) are Leann Monk, Shelby Willmon, Ken Jobe, Spivey, Wheeler, Deborah Smith, Lori Benthall, Brian Smith, Ramsey Davis, Tommy Weaver, Rachel Iglesias, Ronnie Pyror, Steve Evans, Randy Carter and Ken Weaver.  This last year they hosted two major fundraisers, a golf tourney and the Tyler County Rodeo.  They gave scholarships to six Tyler County School of Vocational Nursing students, purchased 18 bicycles for Angel Tree children during Christmas, gave $4,100 to Dogwood Festival, gave 9 $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors, and bought eye glasses for a few dozen school children—their motto, “We Serve.”  

2017 Lions Installation

Woodville Lions Club sponsoring Dogwood Western Weekend Rodeo next weekend, March 24th, 7:30, and the 25th, 4:30. Tyler County Fair Grounds.  Organized by Woodville native and Bull Riding Champ Bubba Miller.

Lions Rodeo

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Woodville Lions Club held its annual installation of officers on Thursday evening, June 30, at their Lions Den just west of Woodville.  In the photo are seated (L-R) incoming President Brian Smith, District Governor Ed Stiles and Past President Ken Jobe;  standing (L-R) are Ronnie Pryor, Deborah Smith, 1st VP Bryan Weatherford, 3rd VP Laura Winegeart, 2nd VP Jacob Spivey, Keith Bellamy, Ken Weaver, Treas. Rachel Iglesias, Randy Carter, Tommy Weaver and Ron Keef.  The Lions meet every Thursday at Noon, have a program, and always welcome guests.  For more info see their web site at, their motto being Liberty Intelligence Our Nation’s Safety.    

2016-06-30 Installation Officers

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See 65th Anniversary Chili Supper Entertainment
Lion Dr. Brian Babin, daughter Kirsten Spurlock, and Bob Dannar
sing "Daddy Sang Bass"


Dr. Brian Babin Sings


Woodville Lions 65th Anniversary Proclamations from
Tyler County Commissioners Court and Judge Jacques Blanchette
City of Woodville Mayor Ben Bythewood

65th Anniversary Photo

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Monday, August 12, the Tyler Commissioners Court and City of Woodville presented proclamations of recognition to the Woodville Lions Club for their 65th Anniversary of service to good people of the county.  The club has given countless scholarships, helped many children with eyeglasses, and sent many children to its Texas Lions Camp (  In the photo (L-R) are Asst. District Attorney and Lion Lou Cloy, Sheriff Bryan Weatherford, Woodville School Principal and Lion Morgan Wright, Lion Steve Evans, Lion Jeff Webb, Tyler County Constable-Emergency Manager and Lion Dale Freeman, Lion Ronnie Pryor, Lion Randy Carter, Tyler County Hospital HR Chief and Lion Lion Ken Jobe, Lion Russ Nalley, Lion District Governor Rev. Duncan Parish, Lion Sergio Ramos, Mayor and Lion Ben Bythewood, Commissioner Mike Marshall, Lion President Jan Smith, Tyler Count Judge and Lion Jacques Blanchette, Lion Bran Smith, Commissioner Jack Walston, Lion Deborah Smith, Commissioner Martin Nash, Lion Bill Reed, Lion Dr. Michael Maness, Lion Jim Muir, Asst. District Attorney and Lion Dan Hunt, Lion Janet Muir, Lion Dr. Keith Bellamy, Lion Sammie Brown, and Court Chief of Security and Lion Terry Riley.


Lions Club, October 6, 2013

Lions Club

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 65th Anniversary Proclamation by County          65th Anniversary Proclamation by Woodville

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Article by President Jan Smith

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Lions Sign

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Lions Charter
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Woodville Lions Charter 1948 - with bullet hole


Woodville Lions Club, Lions Den




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