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Special education educator , writer

Roselle Price Shelby, American writer, retired special education educator. Certified teacher, Texas. Fulbright scholar University Costa Rica, 1964; Reynolds fellow University North Carolina, 1971.


Shelby, Roselle Price was born on September 6, 1929 in Granbury, Texas, United States. Daughter of Ernest Blanton and Alice Parthenia (Merrill) Price.


Associate of Arts, Weatherford College, 1948. Bachelor, Texas Wesleyan University, Fort Worth, 1960. National Defense Education Act diploma, University Minnesota, 1963.

Master of Education, Sul Ross State University, Alpine, Texas, 1974.


Teacher, Waka (Texas) Indiana School, 1956-1957, 60-65;teacher, Waka (Texas) Indiana School, 69-72;teacher, Hart (Texas) Indiana School, 1957-1960;teacher, Eagar (Arizona) Indiana School, 1966-1967;teacher, New Waverly (Texas) Indiana School, 1967-1968;teacher, Willis (Texas) Indiana School, 1968-1969;teacher, Georgetown (Texas) Indiana School, 1972-1987.


  • Certified teacher, Texas.


  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Frogs in the Milk, 1967. Editor: Quick and Easy Way to Riches, 1980.


Active local Democratic Party, since 1968, precinct chair, Georgetown, 1980-1990, election judge, 1991-2000. Member school board, Alpine, Arizona. Member American Association of University Women (branch president Perryton 1971-1972, state board directors 1971-1973, 75-77, branch president Georgetown 1975-1977), Daughters of the American Revolution, Daughters of Republic of Texas (charter member Brazos River Chapter), American Association Retired Persons, Beta Sigma Phi, Delta Kappa Gamma (vice president 1979-1981), Phi Theta Kappa.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Bible study, reading, cooking, traveling.


Married Billy Hudson Shelby, May 5, 1948. 1 child, Nina Claire.

Ernest Blanton Price

Alice Parthenia (Merrill) Price

Billy Hudson Shelby

Nina Claire Shelby