Death of Betty Jameson

May 9, 1919 - February 7, 2009
Boynton Beach, Florida | Age 89

LPGA founding member dies at 89
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Boynton Beach, Fla. - Betty Jameson, one of the 13 founding members of the LPGA Tour in 1950, died Saturday, the tour said. She was 89.

The tour did not give the cause of death.

"As a result of Betty's elegant ambition, generations of women have benefited from her dedication, vision and sacrifice," LPGA Tour commissioner Carolyn Bivens said.

"We are very sorry to lose her. At the same time, we celebrate her life and her remarkable spirit."

Born May 9, 1919,...

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