Bachelor of Science in education, University Alabama, 1953. Master of Education, University Florida, 1963.
Teacher society studies Reinhold Junior High, Green Cove Springs, Florida, 1958-1961, teacher society studies, English, 1961-1967. Teacher English teacher, department head Clay Junior, Senior High, 1967-1971, Clay High School, Green Cove Springs, 1971-1983. Retired, 1993
Secretary Clay County Teachers Associate,1954, member nominate committee Federal Energy Administration, Clay County, 1968, nominate committee Florida P-R-I-D-E Writing Awards, 1979-1980.
Member Clay County Democratic Committee, 1958-1959, Sunday School & Bible School Teacher 1st Presbyterian Green Cove Springs, 1940, 60. Member of Clay County Retired Teachers Association, Clay County History Society.
Married James T. Norton (div. 1972); 1 child, Jeanne Marie.