Association Bachelor, Fort Smith Junior College, 1953; Bachelor of Science Ed in Speech and English, Texas Tech U., 1962; Master of Education in Special Education, East Texas U., 1989.
English and drama teacher, Wolforth (Texas) H.S., 1962-1963; drama teacher, Monterrey H.S., Lubbock, Texas, 1963-1964; English and history teacher, Memorial Catholic H.S., Enid, Oklahoma, 1964-1966; reading and drama teacher, library, Covington (Oklahoma) H.S., 1966-1968; special education teacher drug abuse unit, Mercer Island (Washington) H.S., 1968-1969; English, business and drama teacher, LaConner (Washington) H.S., 1969-1972; English teacher, Tehran (Iran) American School, 1972; vice-president, director training and development, Mary Lou English Training Center, Tehran, 1972-1978; special education teacher, Mills Elementary School, Midlothian, Texas, 1987-1988; teacher learning difference students, Fairhill School, Dallas, 1988-1993; tutor learning difference students, Masterpiece Company, Plano, Texas, since 1993. Owner, vice president Masterpiece Real Estate Company, Duncanville, Texas, 1978-1989, Masterpiece Company, Plano, Texas, since 1993.
Vice president Duncanville Chamber of Commerce, 1983-1985. Member political action committee Dallas Association Realtors, 1982-1984. Member Daughters of the American Revolution (vice president, founding member Duncanville chapter 1980-1988), NAFE, National Safety Association Dallas Cooperative (outstanding sales team 1994), National Chrysanthemum Society, N.W. Arkansas Chrysanthemum Club (vice president, founding member since 1988).
Married Vernie Rodney Pointon, October 24, 1954. Children: Pamela Kaye Pointon McDonald, Susan Gail Pointon Friberg.