1977 Miss Nevada


1977 Lori Isom, Las VegasHOMETOWN:  Las Vegas    BIRTHDAY:  December 22, 1958
AGE: 18    HAIR: Lt. Brown    EYES:  Hazel    HEIGHT: 5’7½ ”
EDUCATION:     Freshman at Brigham Young University
                              Major in Dance & Recreation and Minor in child development
TALENT:  Jazz Dance to “Classical Blues”
  • Helped promote “Nevada Blood Service Day”
  • Pictured on stack of potatoes promoting “Nevada Potato Day” – Nevada Potato Convention
  • Attended movie premiere of “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” in Las Vegas & UFO Benefit
  • June of 1978 – Auditioned & selected as an alternate dancer for the Donnie & Marie TV Show
  • “I really believe that anything worthwhile takes a lot of discipline.” – 6/21/1977
MISS NEVADA PAGEANT (Miss Nevada Pageant, Inc.):
  1. Lori Isom (Miss Nevada/Talent/Miss Congeniality), Miss Clark County, Jazz dance
  2. Susan Newbry (1st Runner-up), Miss Las Vegas
  3. Anna Wong Hitchcock (2nd Runner-up), Miss Washoe County
  4. Patricia Ann Kelly (3rd Runner-up), Miss Carson City
  5. Julie Mock (4th Runner-up), Miss Elko County
  6. Dawn Lugene Arthur, Miss Fallon
  7. Tani Roberts, Miss North Lake Tahoe
  8. Lynea Woosley, Miss Lyon County
  9. Lori Walkington, Miss Moapa Valley
  10. Debra Lynn Bayles, Miss White Pine
  11. Joy Asher, Miss Winnemucca
  12. Rosalee Childers, Miss Battle Mountain
  • Miss Nevada awarded $1500 scholarship plus grant from Nevada D.E.D.
  • Married name: Lori Ross (Husband – Larren)