1985 Southern Open

 held at Ken-Bar Inn at Gilbertsville, Kentucky  - Monday through Friday, July 29th - August 2, 1985

Don Lafferty, Eastview, KY, won the 1985 Southern States Tourney held July 29th - August 2 at Ken-Bar Inn at Gilbertsville, Ky.   It was a close, Honor Point finish over H. L, Cravens and Elbert Lowder, and those two tied for second and third when they were also tied in Honor Points.  The top three shared $925 in prize money.   Tim Laverty, Paul Davis (VA), and Les Balderson were 4-5-6   [ACF #197, page 1 - October 1985]