Student, Central Michigan University, 1945. Student, Randolph Macon Woman's College, 1976.
Board of directors, officer Lynchburg Fine Arts Center, 1970-1975. Member National League American Pen Women (board directors), Virginia Watercolor Society (president), Baltimore Watercolor Society, Lynchburg Art Club (board directors and officer 1975-1980).
Married Donald W. Harrington, July 26, 1945. Children: Gregory David, Michael Bates, Stephen Clark, Douglas Minor.