1964 Esther Sharon Finch

Twenty-year-old Miss Thomasville won the state title from a field of 93 contestants. A Connecticut College junior, she won a state preliminary talent award and performed a flamenco song and dance routine with castanets in the Miss America Pageant competition. Sharon appeared in a 1965 Miss America Toni television commercial with Vonda Van Dyke and Bess Myerson. She also co-wrote special musical material with composer Ray Taylor which she performed at personal appearances and on the 1965 state-wide pageant telecast.

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