Betty Mae Parker (1928 - 1995)

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National Memorial Cemetery Of Arizona
Section 45 Site 762,
23029 North Cave Creek Road, Phoenix, Az

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Branch of service: Us Navy
Rank attained: S1C
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Mae

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Horacio Parker and Opal Lou Hanson Baker

Horacio Parker and Opal Lou Hanson Baker

Bertie Loretta Parker Hanson

Bertie Loretta Parker Hanson

Alton Boyd Parker and Mattie Inez Parker

Alton Boyd Parker and Mattie Inez Parker

David Parker

David Parker

Alton Wayne Parker

Alton Wayne Parker

Parker Family

Parker Family

Doris Cranston Eddy Parker

Doris Cranston Eddy Parker

Heather Auler and Patty Parker

Heather Auler and Patty Parker

Matthew Roland

Matthew Roland

Matthew Roland

Matthew Roland

Danielle (Parker) Roland

Danielle (Parker) Roland

Danielle (Parker) Roland

Danielle (Parker) Roland

Danielle (Parker) Roland

Danielle (Parker) Roland

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Parker Family Horacio Parker and Opal Lou Hanson Baker Bertie Loretta Parker Hanson Alton Boyd Parker and Mattie Inez Parker

Timeline

1928 - In the year that Betty Mae Parker was born, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

1967 - When she was 39 years old, on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

1972 - At the age of 44 years old, Betty was alive when on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

1979 - When she was 51 years old, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

1995 - In the year of Betty Mae Parker's passing, on October 16th, the Million Man March took place on the National Mall in Washington DC. The March was organized to address "the ills of black communities and call for unity and revitalization of African American communities". An estimated 850,000 people attended.

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Betty Mae Parker died on July 2, 1995 at 67 years old. No cause of death has been entered for Betty. She was buried in National Memorial Cemetery Of Arizona Section 45 Site 762, Phoenix, Az. She was born on April 1, 1928. We have no information about Betty's immediate family.

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