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Jacquelyn Rose Roberts, American Writer. Board of directors Young Men’s Christian Association, Knoxville, 1972-1974; board publicity Knoxville Symphony Guild, 1972-1974; member planning commission Farragut (Tennessee) Government, 1985-1986.

Background

Roberts, Jacquelyn Rose was born on October 25, 1929 in New York City. Daughter of Harold Elbert and Ferne Vivan (Hite) Herriott.

Education

Student, Kansas University, 1947. Student, Bob Jones University, 1948. Student, University Tennessee, 1979.

Career

Public, founder, West Side Story Weekly, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1967-1973;communications director, Fairfield Communications, Knoxville, 1978-1980;public relations professional, Planned Parenthood, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, 1982-1984;freelance writer, Knoxville, since 1973.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Public, creator: (programs) Y Newsletter, 1972 (Best Non-Profit 1974), (profiles and events) Erinews, 1980, (newsletters) Fairfield Mnts., Plantation, Bay, 1979. Also employee newsletter, cookbook, business advertisements.

Membership

Board of directors Young Men’s Christian Association, Knoxville, 1972-1974. Board publicity Knoxville Symphony Guild, 1972-1974. Member planning commission Farragut (Tennessee) Government, 1985-1986.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, gourmet cooking, genealogy, decorating, traveling.

Connections

Married Ron Roberts, August 27, 1950. Children: Sherry, Jan, Craig, Tom, Steve.

father:
Harold Elbert Herriott

mother:
Ferne Vivan (Hite) Herriott

spouse:
Ron Roberts

children:
Sherry Roberts

Jan Roberts

Craig Roberts

Tom Roberts

Steve Roberts