Joyce Ann is a Bachelor of Science, Texas College, 1972. Master of Science, East Texas State University, 1984.
Clerk Texas College, Tyler, 1972-1974, technical service assistant, 1974-1979, reference library, circulation library, since 1979.
Member Zeta Pi Beta.
Joyce Ann married to Carl Wayne Arps on 11 November in 1975. Children: Shana, Shantee', Ke'Amber, Ke'Andria.