Student, Woman's College Alabama, 1931-1933; Bachelor of Arts, Vanderbilt University, 1935.
Associate woman's editor Farm & Ranch, Nashville, 1962-1972. Syndicated columnist American Way Features, Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, 1967-1993. Treasurer Southern Farm Publications.
Member Davidson County (Tennessee) Republican Executive Committee, 1965. Assistant to chairman American Party, 1972-1978. Local chairman Stop European Research Area, Pigeon Forge, 1978.
Member Daughters of the American Revolution (member of national resolutions com, early 1960s), Colonial Dames American, Delta Delta Delta.
Married Thomas Jefferson Anderson, December 24, 1936. 1 child, Carol Anderson Porter.