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school librarian

Mary Davis Howell, American school librarian. Member Texas Library. Association (bluebonnet committee 1982-1984).

Background

Howell, Mary Davis was born on April 5, 1946 in San Angelo, Texas, United States. Daughter of W. Louis Davis and Monica Frances (Boland) Du Russell.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Southwest Texas State University, 1967. Master of Library Science, University Texas.

Career

Teacher, Judson Indiana School District, San Antonio, 1967-1968;teacher, Lampasas (Texas) Indiana School District, 1968-1970, 73-76;library, Lampasas (Texas) Indiana School District, 1976-1980;teacher, Evant (Texas) Indiana School District, 1980-1981;library Fairview Elementary School,, Copperas Cove (Texas) Indiana School District, since 1981.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, God has broken the power of all that is evil, in the world and in us.

Politics

The diversity inside the Church should be respected and supported. Open debate within the Church on certain political and social issues should be encouraged.

Views

As human beings people find themselves as part of an unjust, sinful and violent world, which we may feel individually helpless to change. If we accept forgiveness, God can enable us to resist evil and to live life to the full.

Membership

Member Texas Library. Association (bluebonnet committee 1982-1984).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: cross-stitching, reading, cooking.

Connections

Married N. Coley Howell, May 27, 1967. Children: John Louis, Deirdre.

father:
W. Louis Davis Russell

mother:
Monica Frances (Boland) Du Russell

spouse:
N. Coley Howell

child:
John Louis Howell

child:
Deirdre Howell