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freelance writer

Barbara Chandley Puckett, American freelance writer.

Background

Puckett, Barbara Chandley was born on February 14, 1935 in Kansas City, Kansas, United States. Daughter of John Stothers and Edythe Raechel (Jones) Chandley.

Education

Associate of Arts, Stephens College, 1955.

Career

Reporter, Kansas Missouri Star, 1956-1958; assistant society editor, Kansas Missouri Star, 1958-1963; assistant women's page editor, Kansas Missouri Star, 1963-1964.

Membership

Leader 4-H Club, Terre Haute, Indiana, since 1980. Mayoral appointee Board Associations to Architectural Commission Terre Haute Civic Improvement, 1974-1976. Board directors Terre Haute Woman's Symphony Association.

Board directors, president Terre Haute Young Women’s Christian Association, 1970-1976. Board directors, public relations chairman Alternatives for Learning and Living School Nursery Board, 1984-1990. Member Women in Communication, Inc., Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.), Columbia Club, Most Valuable Player Club, Hyannis (Massachusetts) Yacht Club (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: quilting, genealogy.

Connections

Married Robert Hugh Puckett, December 23, 1964. 1 child, Sarah Anne.

father:
John Stothers Chandley

mother:
Edythe Raechel (Jones) Chandley

spouse:
Robert Hugh Puckett

child:
Sarah Anne Puckett