Master of Arts in Music Education, California State University, 1985.
Legal secretary, Miller, Hiersche, Martens & Hayward, Dallas, 1987-1989; executive assistant, Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, Dallas, 1989-1990; legal secretary, Strasburger & Price, Dallas, since 1990. Musical consultant Sweet Adelines International, Tulsa, since 1963. Owner J.B. Music, Inc., Dallas, since 1981.
Member American Society Composers, Authors and Publications, Dallas Association Legal Sections (treasurer 1991-1992, 94-), Sweet Adelines International (board directors 1966-1972, president The Coronet Club since 1993, International Champion Quartet 4 For The Show 1984).
Married Ralph Milburn Bailey, December 11, 1954 (divorced July 1962). Married Frank Perona Bescos, August 18, 1962 (divorced Sep. 1986); children: Glenn, Donald, Jeanine.