Bachelor of Science, Mary Washington College, 1942. Postgraduate, University Kentucky, Lexington, 1943. Postgraduate, Texas Technology University, 1987.
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.
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.
Married Alvin Wayne Bronwell, June 21, 1943 (divorced March 1975). Children: Betsy Randolph Bronwell Jones, Cynthia Alison (deceased).