Yelm’s literary giant Bettye Johnson’s life celebration Saturday
- Editor’s note: The community is invited to join the family of Bettye Johnson in honoring the life of Yelm’s literary giant, Bettye Johnson.
- Saturday, Jan. 11th, 1:30pm, Yelm Community Center.
- Click here to read about Ms. Johnson’s enormous contributions to Yelm’s literary culture.
- By Bettye Johnson’s son, Ken Brown on Facebook, on her passing:
“Bettye Johnson, a long time student of RSE [Ramtha’s School of Enlightenment], passed to another new adventure on December 7th, 2019. Bettye was a lifelong student of her spiritual quest, experiencing the wonderful, with a life of love and adventure. [Ed. note: Johnson was 90.]
“Bettye was an award winning author with several of her books winning national acclaim. In her book; Secrets of the Magdalene Scrolls, Bettye wrote a passage that stated that we are each on our journey, we are here to demonstrate and experience the wisdom of life.
“Bettye’s wisdom was passed down through her writings for all to experience.
“Bettye is survived by her sons: Ken Brown, Mike Brown, and granddaughter Myriah Pearcey.”