Student, Oxford Business College, Chicago, 1961-1962.
Office clerk, Justice of the Peace, Gary, Indiana, 1966-1969; bookkeeper, office manager, Jones Electric, Gary, Indiana, 1971-1985.
Represented in Baptist churches are equally diverse worship styles, cultural mores and approaches to Scriptural interpretation. The resulting challenges and opportunities have made the believers stronger —through fellowship, respect, mutual support and dialog, all based on a belief that unity in Christ involves growth and understanding.
Treasurer, board director Northwest Indiana Lupus Foundation, Gary, 1988-1992. Co-founder, president Arkansas chapter Lupus Foundation, since 1993, president, 2007, member, race organizer, 1995. Facilitator Gary Methodist Hospital for Lupus Foundation, 1991-1992.
Pastor's aide Bible study leader Greater St. Paul Baptist Church, 1995, secretary church food committee, 1994-2000, church trustee, 1994, hostess and announcing clerk, since 1997, special recognition trustee, 1998, Sunday school teacher, 1998. Bible enrichment instructor, since 1996. Pastor's aide secretary Clark Road Bachelor of Medicine Church, 1990-1992.
Member nomination committee National Lupus Foundation American. Member Jones Electric Gary Indiana (Secretary 1986).
Married Leroy Smith, June 2, 1962. Children: Leroy, Darryll Keith.