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Jacqueline Riley Potter, American writer. Recipient Architectural Record award, 1965. Member of Romance Writers America, Ozark Writers Guild, Philanthropic and Educational Organization (Chap Associated Press), Carthage Shakespeare Society, Mimosa Garden Club.

Background

Potter, Jacqueline Riley was born on December 8, 1929 in Carthage, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Perry and Lorraine Riley.

Education

Associate of Arts, University California, Berkeley, 1949. Bachelor in English, University Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, 1951.

Career

Junior copywriter Spiegel, Chicago, 1952—1953. Continuity editor Radio Station KSWM, Joplin, Missouri, 1953—1954. Copywriter Carthage Marble Corporation, 1954—1961, advertising manager, 1962—1967.

President Jacqueline Potter Advertising, 1967—1978. Freelance writer, since 1978. President Carthage Shakespeare Society.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Silver Enchantment, 1984, Love Notes, 1985, By Surf and By Stream, Illustrated Poems, Stories and Reflections, 2007, Show Me Missouri Women Volunteer II, 1993, Migration Patterns, Echoes the Ozarks Anthology, Volunteer II, 2006, Legendary Ozark Rivers, Echoes of the Ozarks Anthology, Volunteer III, 2007, Autumn Day on Elk River, Echoes of the Ozarks, Volunteer V, 2009.

Religion

In modern culture the ability to make decisions and choose our own path in life has extremely high value. But through the faith we voluntarily surrender to God in love and joy.

Politics

Peace making is the creative and positive quest for the well-being of humankind and the planet on which people live.

Views

The Bible can be puzzling but it is continually a source of inspiration and direction in lives of people.

Membership

Member of Romance Writers America, Ozark Writers Guild, Philanthropic and Educational Organization (Chap Associated Press), Carthage Shakespeare Society, Mimosa Garden Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, water sports, yoga, travel, gardening.

Connections

Married E. Elliott Potter, February 4, 1952. Children: Jamey Neal, Lisa Gail.

father:
Perry Riley

mother:
Lorraine Riley

spouse:
E. Elliott Potter

children:
Jamey Neal Potter

Lisa Gail Potter