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John Moody Sexton

educator

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