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Frances Dunlap Heron, American author, educator. Recipient Special Distinction prize School Journalism, Columbia, Missouri, 1927. Elections judge, 1950-1968; neighborhood solicitor American Cancer Society, 1997. Member Philanthropic and Educational Organization Sisterhood (historian 1949-1967, 71—), Callaway County History Society, Perry County Historians.

Background

Heron, Frances Dunlap was born on December 26, 1906 in Fulton, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Elijah Scott and Emma Susan (Owen) Dunlap.

Education

Associate of Arts, William Woods College, Fulton, 1925. BJ, University Missouri, 1927.

Career

Member editorial staff Christian Board Publication, St. Louis, 1927-1931, Christian Advocate, Chicago, 1944-1956. Book reviewer Chicago sunday Tribune, 1943-1956. Director education Grace United Protestant Church, Park Forest, Illinois, 1959-1960.

Public school teacher District 147, Harvey, 1966-1985. Volunteer preserving history Flossmoor (Illinois) Community Church, from 1940. Lecturer, writer Spiritual Frontiers Fellowship, Evanston, Illinois, 1962-1968.

Works

Membership

Elections judge, 1950-1968. Neighborhood solicitor American Cancer Society, 1997. Member Philanthropic and Educational Organization Sisterhood (historian 1949-1967, 71—), Callaway County History Society, Perry County Historians.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, genealogy, antiques, parapsychology.

Connections

Married Laurence Tunstall, June 17, 1931 (deceased). Children: Susan Heron Wollam, Alfred, Frances E. (deceased), Donald (deceased).

father:
Elijah Scott Dunlap

mother:
Emma Susan (Owen) Dunlap

spouse:
Laurence Tunstall

child:
Susan Heron Wollam Heron

child:
Alfred Heron

child:
Frances E. Heron (deceased)

child:
Donald Heron (deceased)