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Frances Helen Verble

Frances Helen Verble, American librarian.

Background

  • Verble, Frances Helen was born on April 26, 1951 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of William David and Mildred Lorene (Hickman) Verble.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, Cumberland University, 1971. Bachelor of Science, Austin Peay State University, 1973. Master of Library Science, Vanderbilt University, 1976.

    Career

    • Bookmobile library Upper Cumberland Regional Library., Cookeville, Tennessee, 1973-1975. Government documents cataloger Memphis and Shelby County Public Library and Information Center, Memphis, 1977-1978. Cataloger University Tennessee, Memphis Health Science Center Library., since 1978.

    Politics

    People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

    Religion

    The Gospel shows the manner and the necessary work to be done, by which salvation can be achieved. This is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The strong feature of Methodism is that prayers are not only led by an ordained minister, but often by a local preacher - a lay person who has been trained and authorized to lead worship and preach.

    Membership

    Member Medical Library Association (chairperson government relations committee Southern chapter 1993-1995, senior member Academy Health Information Professionals), Special Libraries Association (president Mid-South chapter 1995-1996), Tennessee Library. Association (member legislation committee 1983-1985), Association Memphis Area Health Sciences Libraries (University Tennessee representative 1985-1990, secretary 1990).

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, watching television, playing piano.

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    Born April 26, 1951
    (age 66)
    • 1971
      Cumberland University
    • 1973
      Austin Peay State University
    • 1976
      Vanderbilt University
    • 1973 - 1975
      Bookmobile library Upper Cumberland Regional Library
      Cookeville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1977 - 1978
      government documents cataloger Memphis and Shelby County Public Library and Information Center
      Memphis, Tennessee, United States
    • 1978
      cataloger University Tennessee