Apollo and Aphrodite 2017
Aphrodite 2017 - Cathy Morris
APHRODITE is a native from Pensacola, Florida where she received her Bachelor's of Science Degree from the University of West Florida. She is a retired school teacher and is the owner of a local funeral home. She enjoys all water sports, especially kayaking, and enjoys camping and other outside activities. Aphrodite collects antiques and crystal, enjoys being with family, friends, and her animals which brings her much joy and pleasure. She has 2 sons and two grandchildren. Aphrodite has been a Past Queen of the Krewe of Lafitte, past President and Queen of Marionettes, Past President and Queen of Jesters, Past Queen of Karnival Cavaliers, and has the Lifetime Membership PTA Award at A.K. Suter Elementary School. Lately, it seems that Aphrodite has a thing for Dons!
Apollo 2017 - Butch Correll
APOLLO, hails from Wurzburg, Germany, is a retired paramedic, and is currently self-employed at Affordable Pool and Spa Repair. Apollo's company was nominated by the Department of the Navy Small Business Administration's Small Business of the Year in 2014. Being an avid billiard player, Apollo has won the right to play in the APA International Billiards Tournament the last three years in Las Vegas. Apollo is an avid scuba diver, volunteer, and he loves to cook and BBQ for everyone and to participate in cooking competitions. Apollo says he has a killer bloody mary recipe, which out of 13 competitions, won 11 first place and 2 second place awards. Apollo has been Past President of the Krewe of Lafitte where he had the honor of being Lafitte the 59th, Past President and King of Karnival Cavaliers, and Past King of Maids of Luna. He has been married to the love of his life, Lola, for 23 years.