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Marianne Murphree Verges, American Writer. Board of directors Westport Young Women's League, 1972-1979, Youth Adult Council, 1975-1976, Alcohol Guidance Center, 1975-1977; member Republican Women, Dallas, since 1980; board directors Frontiers of Flight Museum, since 1989. Member Greater Dallas Writers.

Background

Verges, Marianne Murphree was born on April 19, 1939 in Oklahoma City. Daughter of Buren Thomas and Ellen Marie (Kanaly) Murphree.

Education

Bachelor, University Oklahoma, 1962. Postgraduate, University Texas, 1984.

Career

Interior designer, A.J. Bullard, Oklahoma City, 1962-1964; owner, partner, Stuff Novelty Company, Westport, Connecticut, 1972-1979; freelance writer, Dallas, since 1983.

Membership

Board of directors Westport Young Women's League, 1972-1979, Youth Adult Council, 1975-1976, Alcohol Guidance Center, 1975-1977. Member Republican Women, Dallas, since 1980. Board directors Frontiers of Flight Museum, since 1989.

Member Greater Dallas Writers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: community volunteer work, travel, dog breeding and training, distance walking, sewing.

Connections

Married James Thomas Verges, August 6, 1960. Children: Keith, Philip, John, Stasi.

father:
Buren Thomas Murphree

mother:
Ellen Marie (Kanaly) Murphree

spouse:
James Thomas Verges

children:
Keith Verges

Stasi Verges

John Verges

Philip Verges