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Florene Jordan Bradley, American librarian. Named Magnolia Woman of Year Service and civic clubs, 1963, Citizen of Year, 1968.

Background

Bradley, Florene Jordan was born on August 18, 1917 in Magnolia, Arkansas, United States. Daughter of Thomas Scott and Nellie (Nipper) Jordan.

Education

Degree, Southern State College, Arkansas, 1937. Bachelor, Henderson State Teachers College, 1939. Bachelor of Liberal Studies, Peabody College, 1947.

Career

Library., teacher Burdette High School, 1939—1942, Calhoun High School, 1942—1943, Magnolia High School, 1943—1951. Regional library Columbia-Lafayette-Ouachita-Calhoun Regional Library., Mongolia, since 1951. President United Way Columbia County, 1979.

Secretary City Planning Commission, Columbia County Fair Board.

Religion

The Covenant is the means of grace by which the relationship with God is accepted and then sustained. It is therefore not so much about getting in to a relationship with God as it is about staying in it.

Politics

When peaceful alternatives to resolve the conflict failed, the use of force may be the only option to check aggression or genocide.

Views

The demands of modern life may leave someone stressed and overloaded, or isolated and feeling useless. Be persistent, and success will be definitely achieved.

Membership

Member of American Library Association (member notable books council adult services division 1962-1964), American Association of University Women, Chamber of Commerce (director), Arkansas Library. Association (past president), Southwestern Library. Association (past chairman public library division), Magnolia League of Women Voters, Magnolia Business and Professional Women's Club, Quota Club, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Connections

Married Steve Bradley, November 23, 1966.

father:
Thomas Scott Jordan

mother:
Nellie (Nipper) Jordan

spouse:
Steve Bradley