Ezora Johnson Proctor is a retired resident of Crowley with a strong passion for Crowley and its citizens.
She has prepared herself for life, and has attended numerous colleges in her lifetime earning the Bachelor of Science, Master of Education, and Doctor of Education degrees. She has done further studies at twelve other universities. It was during her teaching years in Rayne, Louisiana that she met and married her husband, Bishop James W. Proctor, to whom she has been married for forty-nine years, and they reside in Crowley, Louisiana. Ezora and James are the proud parents of two children, Trina Renee and the late Marcus Jacques, who have brought and continue to bring great happiness, pride, and joy to them. Their two grandchildren, Taj Jacques and Trevyn Cole, are the highlights of their lives.
Ezora is a strong, multi-talented, and multi-faceted woman who works hard and long for the things in which she believes. She gives generously of her money, time, talent, and resources to Rotary, her church, her work, and her community. During her lifetime, she has coordinated many voter registration drives in Acadia Parish and Crowley Back to School supply and uniform drives for students. Ezora has walked many miles getting membership dues from Crowley residents and reorganizing the NAACP in her home. She and her husband, Bishop James W. Proctor, have adopted headstart and elementary