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Betty Parker Johnston

social service worker

Betty Parker Johnston was American social service worker. Recipient Gold and Bronze medals, Senior Games, 2003, 2004, Silver medal, 2005. Member families for kids project Iredell County, Statesville, North Carolina, 1996—1999, member candle light vigil committee, since 1998; Member of Statesville Orotorio Society, Mitchell Community College Chorus, Senior Serenaders (treasurer, soloist since 1995).

Background

Johnston, Betty Parker was born on March 1, 1932 in Wilkes County, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Leslie Spurgeon and Sarah Beatrice Parker.

Education

Bachelor, Berea College, 1955. Master of Arts, Rosary College, 1958.

Career

Library. Oak Park (Illinois) Public Library., 1955—1958, Riverside (California) Public Library., 1958—1961. Social service worker Riverside County, 1964—1966, 1973—1995. Social worker Santa Barbara (California) County, 1966—1973.

Retired, 1995.

Membership

Member families for kids project Iredell County, Statesville, North Carolina, 1996—1999, member candle light vigil committee, since 1998. Member of Statesville Orotorio Society, Mitchell Community College Chorus, Senior Serenaders (treasurer, soloist since 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, singing, crocheting, cross stitch, cooking.

Connections

Married Robert George Johnston, January 6, 1962 (deceased). 1 adopted child Korrin stepchildren: Gail, Gary, Robert III. Married Delmar Burdell Ronk (deceased).

father:
Leslie Spurgeon

mother:
Sarah Beatrice Parker

spouses:
Robert George Johnston

Delmar Burdell Ronk

children:
Gail Johnston

Gary Johnston

Robert III Johnston