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Banker

Betty Jo Campbell, American banker. Recipient Woman of Achievement award Rossville Business and Professional Women's Club, 1978, Vocational Office Training Boss of Year award Rossville High School, 1982, Walker County Citizen of Year award La Fayette-Chickamauga and Rossville Chamber of Commerce, 1989.

Background

Campbell, Betty Jo was born on October 21, 1933 in La Fayette, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Melvin and Bessie I. (Smith) Watkins.

Education

Graduated from high school, Rossville, Georgia.

Career

Secretary American National Bank, Chattanooga, 1950-1957. Accounting clerk 1st Federal Savings & Loan Association, 1958-1965. Secretary, cashier Rossville Bank, since 1965, secretary to board directors, since 1983.

Secretary, treasurer Rossville Bankshares, Inc., since 1983.

Religion

Loving God went to supernatural lengths—by sending His Son to die—to provide everyone an opportunity to escape the fires of Hell and spend eternity in Heaven.

Politics

Leadership appointments should reflect the racial and ethnic diversity of the body of Christ.

Views

Baptists believe that God created mankind to have fellowship with Him.

Membership

Charter member, treasurer Rossville Woman's Club, 1983-1987. Member Finance Women International, American Institute Banking (bank representative Cherokee chapter since 1985), Rossville Area Chamber of Commerce (president 1988, board directors 1989-1993, Distinguished Service award 1987), Rossville Exchange Club (president 1991-1992), Rossville High School Alumni Association (treasurer 1990-1993, secretary since 1994), Walker County Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1993).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Baseball, basketball, football enthusiast.

Connections

Married David R. Campbell, June 10, 1952 (divorced 1959). Children: Denise Ellison, Jan Brown. Married James R. Campbell, January 20, 1961.

father:
Melvin Watkins

mother:
Bessie I. (Smith) Watkins

spouse:
David R. Campbell

spouse:
James R. Campbell

child:
Denise Ellison Campbell

child:
Jan Brown Campbell