Bachelor of Science, Campbellsville College, 1971. Master of Arts, Western University, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1982.
Teacher Russell Springs (Kentucky) Elementary, 1971-1973, Russell County High School, Russell Springs, 1973-1988. Painter Kentucky Folk Art Center, Morehead, since 1991, Very Special Arts Arts Kentucky, Frankfort, since 1998.
Member Eagle Creek Arts Council, Dry Ridge, 2003. Member Kiwanis (board directors 2000-2001).
Married Cosby Dallo Wilson, July 4, 1951 (deceased August 1978). Children: A. Keith, David Neal, Teresa Ann, Kenneth Dale, Mellisa Grace.