Bachelor, Arkansas State College, 1952.
Art and speech teacher Bell City (Missouri) Consolidated, 1952—1954. Art and English teacher Lamar Consolidated Indiana School District, Rosenberg, Texas, 1954—1955, 1964—1988.
Founding member Visual Arts Council. Member of Texas Retired Teachers Association, Texas State Teachers Association, National Museum Women in Arts, Retired Teachers Association, Southwest Artisans Society (founding member), Art Exchg.
Married James Richard Haygood, June 12, 1955. Children: James Steven, Russell Alan, Marcus Llyod, Susan Marinella.