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Shirley Tugwell Corbett

Shirley Tugwell Corbett, American counselor. Member, vice chair Florence County Council, 1984-1992; president, chair Florence Republican Party, 1986-1988; president Palmetto Civitans, Florence, 1985-1986; graduate Leadership South Carolina, 1993. Member Psi Chi, Pi Gamma Mu, Alpha Delta Gamma.

Background

Corbett, Shirley Tugwell was born on August 8, 1936 in Farmville, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of John Walter and Ida Dail (Parker) Tugwell.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Francis Marion University, Florence, South Carolina, 1978. Master of Science, Francis Marion University, Florence, South Carolina, 1982.

Career

Teacher, Florence-Darlington Technology, Florence, 1978-1982, 88-92;counselor, Florence-Darlington Technology, Florence, 1983-1987;administrative coordinator, Florence-Darlington Technology, Florence, 1992-1994;counselor in private practice, Florence, since 1994. Prevention specialist Circle Park Prevention.

Religion

Baptism is something you do in obedience to God, but it is not essential for salvation. In other words, salvation is something God does for us, while baptism is something we do for God.

Views

It is good for Christians with differing approaches to the interpretation of the Bible to engage with each other and argue through how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

Membership

Member, vice chair Florence County Council, 1984-1992. President, chair Florence Republican Party, 1986-1988. President Palmetto Civitans, Florence, 1985-1986.

Graduate Leadership South Carolina., 1993. Member Psi Chi, Pi Gamma Mu, Alpha Delta Gamma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: jogging, reading.

Connections

Married Francis Marion Corbett, September 12, 1954. Children: Sharon Norris, Johnny, Marcus.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote particular religious beliefs, nor should it require prayer or worship in the public schools. However, the state should leave students free to practice their own religious convictions.