Bachelor, Oklahoma Baptist University, 1930. Master of Arts in Teaching, Southwestern Oklahoma State University, 1968.
Teacher English, Central High School, Maud, Oklahoma, 1930-1932; teacher English, Cheyenne Valley High School, Orienta, Oklahoma, 1932-1934; teacher English, Bessie High School, Bessie, Oklahoma, 1934-1935; principal, Bessie Elementary School, 1943-1946; teacher English, Clinton High School, Clinton, Oklahoma, 1951-1952; teacher English, Clinton Junior High School, 1952-1966; teacher remedial reading, Clinton Junior High School, 1966-1970; librarian, Clinton Junior High School, 1970-1972; freelance writer, Clinton, since 1966. Speaker at various clubs, history societies, banquets, luncheons and religious gatherings.
Active various charitable organization drives. Past president Oklahoma Conference of Women of America Lutheran Church. Past president, secretary Clinton Trinity Lutheran Church.
Member Custer-Dewey County Retired Teachers Association (president 1981-1982), Oklahoma Writers Federation (Executive Board 1985-1987), Western History Society, National Education Association, Oklahoma Retired Teachers, Delphian (historian 1980-1989), General Federal Women's Club, Oklahoma Federal Women's Club.
Married Henry Friedrich, May 26, 1935 (deceased). Children: Henry Bruce, Margaret Annual.