Student, Louisiana State University-Eunice, 1968—1969. Student, Sam Houston State University, 1979—1980. Student, Lee College, 1980.
Private Branch Exchange operator Madison County Hospital, Madisonville, Texas, 1975—1979. Ceramicist Gray & Gray Enterprises, 1984—1987.
Member of National Rifle Association, Nocona Adult Right to Read Program Council, Chico Quilting Club, Order Eastern Star.
Married James Wesley Kelly, May 15, 1956 (divorced). Married James Carrell Gray, July 27, 1957. Children: Joseph Allen, Clara Nell Gray Green, Myra Lee Gray Duke, Jennifer Marie Gray Smith.