Student, Wallace Junior College, 1984. Student, American Institute Banking, 1986.
Payroll clerk The Hedstrom Company, Dothan, Alabama, 1958-1959. Bookkeeper, secretary Espy Mercantile Company, Headland, 1959-1971. Secretary, loan teller SouthTrust Bank of Henry County, 1971-1977.
Supervisor loan department Wiregrass Bank and Trust Company, 1977-1983, assistant cashier, 1983, assistant vice president, 1983-1986, vice president, compliance officer, school coordinator, since 1986.
Board directors American Heart Association, Henry County, Alabama, 1987. Chairman bond drive Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Headland. Former member NABW; board directors, secretary Headland Chamber of Commerce, 1977-1978.
Past member zoning board adjustments and variances City of Headland. Member Henry County Cattlemen Association, Headland Athletic Association Clubs: Dothan Credit Women (past president).
Married Joe Wesley Whitehead, June 28, 1958. Children: Jerry Wesley, Larry Wayne.