Alumni

Alumni

Laura Jean Johnson – Class of 1926

Laura passed away on November 12, 2002, at age 89.  She was beloved by her family and many friends in California, Florida, and Texas. Lajean, as she was nicknamed, attended Denton High School in Texas.  She received her degrees at Texas Women’s University in 1935 and at North Texas State University in 1942.  Lajean worked for IBM for many years until her retirement.  She was well-known for her clown antics, and she used her tricks to entertain girls at a summer camp where she was active for several years.