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John Moody Sexton

John Moody Sexton, American educator. Member Florida committee Southern Association Colleges Schools, 1956-1961.; Served with Army of the United States, 1944-1945.; Member Florida Prins. Association (president 1955-1956), National Association Secondary School Prins. (president 1964-1965).; Rotarian (president St. Petersburg 1956-1957).

Background

  • Sexton, John Moody was born on August 15, 1909 in Albia, Iowa, United States. Son of John Peter and Myrtle May (Moody) Sexton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Education, De Paul U., 1934. Master of Science in Education, Drake U., 1949.

    Career

    • Teacher, coach, Albia, 1936-1938, W. Des Moines, Iowa, 1938-1943, St. Petersburg, Florida, 1943-1948. Principal South Side Junior High School, St. Petersburg, 1948-1954, Northeast Senior High School, 1954-1965. Director Pinellas County public schools, Clearwater, Florida, 1965-1967.

    Membership

    Member Florida committee Southern Association Colleges Schools, 1956-1961. Served with Army of the United States, 1944-1945. Member Florida Prins.

    Association (president 1955-1956), National Association Secondary School Prins. (president 1964-1965). Rotarian (president St. Petersburg 1956-1957).

    Connections

    • Married Betty Jane Scott, December 5, 1937. Children: Suzanne, John Dennis.
    • father: John Peter Sexton
    • mother: Myrtle May (Moody) Sexton
    • spouse: Betty Jane Scott
    • children: Suzanne Sexton
    • John Dennis Sexton
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    Born August 15, 1909
    Died July 4, 1967
    (aged 57)
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