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Elizabeth Murray (McArthur) Latchum

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Elizabeth Murray McArthur Latchum

Age 92, died June 11, 2011. She was born in Fayetteville, NC and lived in Jensen Beach, FL after living in Wilmington, DE for many years.

In Who's Who of American Women, Betty was an outstanding civic worker. She was a school teacher in NC and was later on the Delaware Board of Education for many years. She was an active Jr. Board volunteer at Wilmington Christiana Care Hospital and president of numerous organizations.

Betty is survived by a daughter, Elizabeth Murray "Beth" of Palm City, FL; a granddaughter, Elizabeth Murray McArthur Latchum Anglada of PA; 3 great-grandchildren, Dylan, Adelaide and Colton; and numerous nieces and nephews. Betty was predeceased by her husband of 60 years, United States District Court Judge James L. Latchum; a daughter, Su-Allan; a sister, Mary McArthur Pope; and a brother, Joseph Allen McArthur.

A private memorial service is being planned.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Treasure Coast Hospice, 1201 SE Indian St., Stuart, FL 34997 or McPherson Presbyterian Church, 3525 Clifdale Rd., Fayetteville, NC 28303.

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Published in The News Journal on June 30, 2011
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