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Nancy Brooker Bronwell, American Writer. Co-founder, board directors Young Women's Christian Association, Lubbock, 1953; volunteer Lubbock Junior League, Lubbock Symphony Orchestra, Palsy Center, American Red Cross, Technology Museum, St. Paul's Church; Member South Plains Writers Guild, Lubbock Heritage Association (Excellence award 1981), Daughters of the American Revolution, Huguenot Society, Friends of Library. (life).

Background

Bronwell, Nancy Brooker was born on October 11, 1921 in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. Daughter of Norton Wardlaw and Lucile Duty (Michaux) Brooker.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Mary Washington College, 1942. Postgraduate, University Kentucky, Lexington, 1943. Postgraduate, Texas Technology University, 1987.

Career

Teacher English, physical education Louisville Public Schools, 1943-1946. Secretary education department Jos. S. Seagram & Sons Inc., Louisville, 1945-1946.

Secretary to sales manager Marshall Field Corporation, Chicago, 1946. Secretary to director purchases Jos. E. Seagram & Sons., Inc., 1946-1948.

Freelance writer Lubbock, Texas, since 1978.

Membership

Co-founder, board directors Young Women's Christian Association, Lubbock, 1953. Volunteer Lubbock Junior League, Lubbock Symphony Orchestra, Palsy Center, American Red Cross, Technology Museum, St. Paul's Church. Member South Plains Writers Guild, Lubbock Heritage Association (Excellence award 1981), Daughters of the American Revolution, Huguenot Society, Friends of Library.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, word games, tennis, needlework.

Connections

Married Alvin Wayne Bronwell, June 21, 1943 (divorced March 1975). Children: Betsy Randolph Bronwell Jones, Cynthia Alison (deceased).

father:
Norton Wardlaw Brooker

mother:
Lucile Duty (Michaux) Brooker

spouse:
Alvin Wayne Bronwell

children:
Cynthia Alison Bronwell (deceased)

Betsy Randolph Bronwell Jones Bronwell