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Doris Driggers Monroe, American Author ( art: literature)author. Member Sunday school board Southern Baptist Convention; Member National Association for Retarded Children, American Camping Association, American Pen Women, Beta Literature Society.

Background

Monroe, Doris Driggers was born on July 11, 1916 in Mount Pleasant, Texas, United States. Daughter of Samuel Wyatt and Leola (Harris) Driggers.

Education

Student Mary-Hardin Baylor College, 1934-1935, William Jewell College, 1935-1937, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1937-1938, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1938-1939, 44-45, George Peabody College, 1947-1950.

Career

Music director, pastor's assistant Bethany Baptist Church, Kansas City, Missouri, 1945—1947. Associate editor Story Hour Leader, Baptist Sunday School Board, Nashville, 1947—1950. Editor Primary Leader, Every Day with Primaries, 1950—1968.

Consultant Work with Exceptional Persons, from 1968.

Works

Membership

Member Sunday school board Southern Baptist Convention. Member National Association for Retarded Children, American Camping Association, American Pen Women, Beta Literature Society.

Connections

Married Edwin Ulys Monroe, August 6, 1937. Children: Leola Fran (Mistress DudleyB. Burton), Billie Barbara (Mistress William F. Hardy, Junior.

father:
Samuel Wyatt Driggers

mother:
Leola (Harris) Driggers

spouse:
Edwin Ulys Monroe

children:
Leola Fran Monroe (Mistress DudleyB. Burton)

Billie Barbara (Mistress William F. Hardy Monroe

Jr Monroe