Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, 1965. Master of Science in Nursing, University Kentucky, 1974. Data Source Name, University Alabama, Birmingham, 1991.
Staff nurse, University Hospitals, Cleveland, 1965-1966; staff nurse, U. Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, 1966-1974; faculty, Eastern Kentucky U., Richmond, 1975-1993. Consultant Eastern Eastern State Hospital, Lexington, 1984-1993. Professor, chair Division Nursing Queens College, Charlotte, North Carolina.
Member American Nurses Association, North Carolina Nurses Association, Southern Nursing Research Society, Southern Gerontological Society, Gerontological Society of America, Sigma Theta Tau.
Married D. L. McGill, June 23, 1963. Children: Robert O., John K.