Bachelor of Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1951. Master of Arts, California State University, Long Beach, 1969.
Teacher, San Diego Unified Sch District, 1951-1955; teacher, Costa Mesa (California) School District, 1955-1956; teacher, Long Beach (California) School District, 1956-1958, 62-87; teacher, Long Beach (California) School District, 1990-1992.
Member Museum of Tolerance. Fellow Phi Kappa Phi. Member Retired Teachers Association, University of California at Los Angeles Alumni Association, Planetary Society (charter), Museum of Tolerance.
Married George Elliott Williams, July 2, 1955 (divorced July 1965). Children: Rhett Dorman, Santee Stuart, Timothy Cooper. Married Jerome Thomas Fleming, September 25, 1980 (deceased 2002).