Bachelor, University Texas, 1950.
English teacher Ganado (Texas) High School, 1950-1976. Freelance writer, since 1968. Freelance book reviewer, since 1990.
Spk. to schools, clubs, writers conferences, 1980's and 90's.
Member Author's Guild, Texas Institute Letters, Delta Kappa Gamma (secretary, achievement awards).
Married Lucius Ivison Sanford, March 17, 1953 (deceased February 1994).