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Publications specialist

Jo Ann Yeager Adkins, American publications specialist. Member Council Authors and Journalists (board trustees 1985-1990, advisory board since 1991), Georgia State Poetry Society (founding officer 1979), Daughters of the American Revolution, Atlanta Writers Club.

Background

Adkins, Jo Ann Yeager was born on November 13, 1929 in Marshfield, Oregon, United States. Daughter of Silas Edgar and Annabelle (Stradling) Y.

Education

Bachelor, Mercer University, 1977.

Career

Administrative assistant to president DeKalb College, Decatur, Georgia, since 1989.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Don't Pray Me a Bus Stop, 1991. (poetry) A Far Garden, 1991. Managing editor The Chattahoochee Review, since 1994.

      Contributor numerous poems to professional publications.

Membership

Member Council Authors and Journalists (board trustees 1985-1990, advisory board since 1991), Georgia State Poetry Society (founding officer 1979), Daughters of the American Revolution, Atlanta Writers Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening.

Connections

Children: Clinton Bridges, Nathan Bridges, Anna Lorraine Bridges Esterling, Scott Adkins, Tony Adkins, Corey Adkins Robinson.

father:
Silas Edgar Y.

mother:
Annabelle (Stradling) Y.

children:
Clinton Bridges Adkins

Nathan Bridges Adkins

Anna Lorraine Bridges Esterling Adkins

Scott Adkins

Tony Adkins

Corey Adkins Robinson Adkins