Betty Joy Boulton Chitwood
Betty passed away December 17, 2015 at home, surrounded by her family. She was born Betty Joy Edington April 23, 1931 in Grand Prairie, Texas. Betty graduated from North Texas University in 1953 where she met and married David Boulton, the father of her three children, Michael, Eric, and daughter, Sheila. She began a career teaching high school physical education in Dallas, Texas and later, returned to teaching in Medford, after moving to Oregon with her family in 1970. In addition to teaching physical education, Betty was an accomplished athlete, winning events in tennis and golf. She was involved in the establishment of Medford's first tennis club, and later worked in golf management with her second husband, Wayne Chitwood. Betty worked hard to be the best mother, spouse, and friend she could be. She will be sorely missed by all.