Party affiliation: Republican
Ruth Ilene Matthews, American finance secretary. Recipient Frontier Achievement award, 1988. Official delegate Cisterna, Italy and Fort Smith Sister City, since 1987. Member National Association of Female Executives, Old Fort Museum, Fort Smith Art Center, Fort Smith History Society, Arkansas History Association, Arkansas Preservation Association, Fort Smith Heritage Foundation.
Broiler secretary Oklahoma Foods, Inc., Fort Smith, Arkansas, 1969-1970. Office manager Norcross Volkswagen, 1970-1971. Finance secretary First United Methodist Church, since 1971.
Manager apartment and business complex Old Town apartment and business complex, since 1986. Treasurer Fort Smith Heritage Foundation, 1975-1989, William O. Darby Ranger Foundation, Fort Smith, since 1975.
1969 - 1970
1970 - 1971