History

The Pageant Committee is currently working on compiling a detailed history of the Ripley County Queen
Pageant. If you can help by providing any stories about the pageant or have updated contact information for a past Queen, please contact Monica Hansen at Monica@ripleycountyqueen.com or (812) 689-0422.

1958 Letisha (Gookins) Burill
1959 Judy (McCoy) Barnes
1960 Karen (Millican) Coffee
1961 Carolyn (Stacy) Morgan
1962 Marcia Kay (Finke) Davis
1963 Jackie Case
1964 JoAnn (Michael) Negangard
1965 Theresa (Smith) Smith
1966 Barbara (Schultz) Iceberg
1967 Joyce (Boyd) Call
1968 Patti (Lanehart) Hunyadi
1969 Judie (Adams) Jones
1970 Sharon McKittrick
1971 Nancy (Ryle) Clayton
1972 Jane (Steinkamp) Pearson
1973 Connie (Nuhring) Hendy
1974 Susan Mitchell
1975 Robin (Collier) Dugan
1976 Kim (Prarat) Boyer
1977 Debbie (Peterson) Prickel
1978 Karen (Switzer) Johnson
1979 Shelly (Butler) Horn
1980 Karen (Halcomb) Hafft
1981 Lisa (Hullenmeyer) Pedersen
1982 Debra (Struewing) Hayhurst
1983 Sherry (Smith) Wurnar
1984 Brenda (Becker) Schwering
1985 Danessa (Purvis) Benkie
1986 Jessica (Dent) Bailey
1987 Rae Jean (Nealis) Auterson
1988 Diane (Wilkening) Fritz
1989 Bridget (Prickel) Knecht
1990 Marcia (Nuhring) Rehage
1991 Brenda (Eckstein) Moster
1992 Amy (Glover) Lueking
1993 Tricia (Buxton) Derringer
1994 Kathy (Brelage) Aultschul
1995 Lesley (Walsh) Kreiger
1996 Diane (Gehl) Crane
1997 Mindy (Eckerle) Koehne
1998 Christina Copeland
1999 Amberley (Speer) Greene
2000 Karisa (Stutler) Voss
2001 Penny Moore
2002 Sarah Morris
2003 Mandy Thompson
2004 Courtney Vollmer
2005 Jessica Geisler
2006 Amanda Harmeyer
2007 Elizabeth Record
2008 Jordan Clements
2009 Kathryn Sidell
2010 Julie Hoffroggee
2011 Sarah Wenning
2012 Michaela Grunkemeyer
2013 Katie Huffman
2014 Ashley Moore
2015