Congratulations J.J. Dower for being one of three inductees to the National Auctioneers Hall of Fame.
J.J. is a partner with Ayers Auction & Real Estate and a founding member of Marknet Alliance.
Hack Ayers was inducted in 1996, Hack and JJ are the first Father - Son in Law duo to hold this honor.
J.J.'s brother, Bill Dower, Sister, Jann Dower, Sisters in law, Debra Lawson, Codi Provins, Mother in law, Tomi Ayers
made a surprise appearance. J.J.'s daughters and their families, Addison, Matt, Dower, and Chip Russell and
Ali, Brian, Annaleigh, and Benton Miracle were there to cheer him on. Also, coming for a surprise appearance was good friend, mentor, and fellow auctioneer, Bear Stephenson. Several of the Marknet Alliance staff were also there to support J.J.
The presentation was delivered, by the best in the business, fellow auctioneer, friend, and Marknet Partner, Chris Pracht.
Making the night even more special, was being inducted with long time family friend, Mickey Fowler.
Also, on Saturday, Annaleigh Miracle, (J.J.'s grand daughter) made her first appearance as auctioneer on the following Saturday, at the Don Shearer Children's Auction.