Diploma, Byng High School, Ada, 1945.
Secretary First National Bank, Ada, 1945, Ada Welfare Department, 1946. Sorter/packer Hazel-Atlas Glass Company, Ada, 1946-1948. Tailor, seamstress S & Q Clothiers, 1971-1986.
The state should not use its authority to promote particular religious beliefs, nor should it require prayer or worship in the public schools. However, the state should leave students free to practice their own religious convictions.
Member Ada Artists Association (publicity chair), Magic Brush Art Guild (publicity chair), Holdenville Society Painters.
Married Loyd Dempsey, April 21, 1949. Children: Ronny DeWayne, Johnny DeWight, Loyd Raymond, Novelia Dianne, Kevin Wendell.