Parker Evatt

Title:  Commissioner (Retired); State Legislator (Retired);  
Senior Vice President (Retired)
Company: South Carolina Department of Corrections;
South Carolina House of Representatives; Just Care, Inc.
Location: Chapin, SC United States


  • Christian Action Council (board governors, 1968-1971)
  • International Halfway Association (vice president, 1973-1976)
  • National Association Social Workers, South Carolina Chapter
  • Naval Research Association (past president, Carolina chapter)
  • Pi Kappa Alpha
  • Reserve Officers Association (past vice president, Columbia chapter)
  • Rotary Club
  • South Carolina Youth Workers Association, member (past president)
  • Andrews Jaycees, life member
  • United States Naval Reserve (Commanding Officer, two Naval resource units)
  • United States Navy (1958-1960)
  • Virginia Wingard Memorial United Methodist Church, administrative board member (delegate to general conference, 1972) (delegate to jurisdiction conferences 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984) (past lay leader, Columbia Methodist District)


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2019)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the South and Southwest,” Marquis Who’s Who (1986-2016)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in American Politics,” Marquis Who’s Who (2009-2014)
  • Recipient, Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award, My Carolina (2014)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who (1998-2005)
  • Honoree, Citizen of the Year, National Association Social Workers, South Carolina Chapter (1978)
  • Recipient numerous awards and citations from civic, religious and professional organizations
  • Commendation, Legislator of the Year Honoree

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