Bachelor of Science, Hardin-Simmons University, 1977. Master of Arts, Hardin-Simmons University, 1980. Master of Education, Hardin-Simmons University, 1982.
Certified educational diagnostician, 1983.
Graduate assistant in writing laboratory Hardin-Simmons University, Abilene, Texas, 1977-1979. Instructor English Cisco Junior College, Clyde, 1979-1982. Special education teacher Clyde High School, 1979-1983.
Educational diagnostician Education Service Center Region 14 Taylor-Callahan Education Cooperative, Abilene, 1983-1996. Retired, 1996.
Member Texas Educational Diagnosticians Association, Kappa Delta Pi, Pi Gamma Mu, Sigma Tau Delta.
Children: Leanna Fay, Donna Kay, Fred Eugene, Mary Ann. Married Walter M. Bailey. Stepchildren: Julie Aeling, Cheryl Wilke.