Log In

Evalena Hollowell Berry Edit Profile

Secondary school educator , writer

Evalena Hollowell Berry was American secondary school educator, writer. Named honorary life member, Presbyterian Women PCUSA, since 1993; named to, Arkansas Senior Hall of Fame, 2001; recipient Distinguished Alumni award, Arkansas College, Batesville, 1988, Founders Day award, Life Quest of Little Rock, 2006.

Background

Berry, Evalena Hollowell was born on February 5, 1921 in Akron, Ohio, United States. Daughter of James Emmett and Theresa (King) H.

Education

Bachelor, Arkansas College, 1942. Microsoft Security Essentials, University Arkansas, 1954.

Career

Teacher Pulaski County Public Schools, Little Rock, 1943-1952, Capital City Business College, Little Rock, 1952-1954, United States Air Force Institute, Little Rock Air Force Base, 1954-1955, Little Rock Public Schools, 1952-1961. Assistant executive secretary Arkansas Education Association, Little Rock, 1961-1981.

Membership

Coordinator learning program Shepherds Center of Little Rock, 1981-1992. Older adult enabler Synod of the Sun Presbyterian Church, 1989-1996. Member of National Education Association (life), Arkansas Education Association (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, history, writing, teaching.

Connections

Married Albert Allen Pool Junior, November 2, 1942 (deceased November 1949). 1 child, Albert Allen III (deceased April 1979). Married Homer L. Berry, June 6, 1954 (deceased December 1955).

father:
James Emmett H.

mother:
Theresa (King) H.

spouses:
Albert Allen Pool Junior

Homer L. Berry