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Librarian

Juanita Louise Hazelton, American librarian. Certified county library, 1997. Recipient Library of the Year, Northeast Texas Library. Systems, 1996; named Business Citizen of Year Van Alstyne Chamber of Commerce, 1998, named to Tall Texans, 2003. Secretary Small Community Libraries Round Table, 2009—2010; Member Texas Library. Association (treasurer district 5, 2000-2001), TALL Texas, Toastmasters International.

Background

Hazelton, Juanita Louise was born on June 12, 1942 in Glendale, California, United States. Daughter of James Chester and Eddith Pearl (Henson) McCrain.

Education

Bachelor in Arts and Letters, University Oregon, 1964. Master of Library Science, University Texas, 1970. Teaching certified, Texas Woman's University, 1984.

Career

Librarian Dallas Public Library., 1966-1969. Library assistant Austin College, Sherman, Texas, 1974-1975. Teacher, librarian Gunter Indiana School District, 1984-1994.

Librarian Plano Public Library., 1994-1995. Library director Van Alstyne Public Library., since 1995.

Achievements

  • Certified county library, 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing author: Telling Our Stories-Texas Family Secrets, 1997 (Gold Star award 1997). Bookshelf columnist Van Alstyne Leader, since 1995.

Membership

Secretary Small Community Libraries Round Table, 2009—2010. Member Texas Library. Association (treasurer district 5, 2000-2001), TALL Texas, Toastmasters International.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Genealogy, computers, poetry.

Connections

Married Merrill Edward Hazelton, April 27, 1968. Children: Larry Scott, James Edward.

father:
James Chester McCrain

mother:
Eddith Pearl (Henson) McCrain

spouse:
Merrill Edward Hazelton

children:
Larry Scott Hazelton

James Edward Hazelton