* Wallace Shelton  1984

Coached football, boys’ and girls’ basketball, baseball, and track at Mount Airy High School, 1937–1958. Coached football team to five state titles. Football record 163-63-11. Coached several football all-star games. Coached one state title in boys basketball. Never played organized sports. While student at UNC, became involved with intramural sports, which led to coaching career. Native of Mount Airy. Born 1910.  Died January 6, 2002.