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    William Joseph Butler, Jr.
    William Joseph Butler, Jr. is the founder and organizer of the Atkins High School Hall of Fame.  He presented the idea to the principal at Atkins.  With the principal's approval, the process started with calls to former Atkins graduates.  At the first meeting, the president was elected and committees formed. Mr. Butler is the only committee member that did not graduate from Atkins High School.  He is a graduate of Anderson High School.  He is an inductee of the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Sports High School Hall of Fame.  He is an honorary inductee member of the Atkins High School Hall of Fame.