Student, University Georgia, 1939-1940; student, LaGrange College, 1940-1941.
Teacher art Washington (Georgia) High School, 1952-1969. Book illustrator Willingham Art Studio, Washington, Georgia, 1948-1985, heraldry artist, since 1948, portrait and still life painter, since 1948.
Member Women in the Arts, Augusta Art Association.
Married Robert Marion Willingham, November 25, 1945 (deceased August 1994). 1 child, Robert Marion Junior.