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John M. Tennant, organized tournament volunteers

Jan 16, 2020 - Tampa Bay Times

John M. Tennant, former volunteers chairman and chief marshal at St. Petersburg's prestigious Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) tournament, died of pneumonia Wednesday (May 16, 1990) at Palms of Pasadena Hospital. He was 71. For 11 years Mr. Tennant organized volunteers who worked at the Orange Blossom Classic and its successors, the S&H Golf Classic and the USX Golf Classic. He also appointed marshals to control spectators at each hole.

"He dealt with 500 lives every year wit...