Graduate, South Carolina. Bankers School, 1982; AS in Finance with honors, Spartanburg Methodist College, 1989.
Assistant vice president operations, Master of Science Bailey & Son, Bankers, Clinton, South Carolina., 1962-1988; senior vice president, chief finance officer, Greer (South Carolina.) State Bank, since 1988. Director Spartanburg Area American Institute Banking, since 1979, vice president finance, 1991.
Chair commercial division Clinton United Way, 1987, director, 1987-1988. Member Finance Women International (secretary 1986), Greer Kiwanis.
Daughter of Arzo Richard and Mattie (Smith) Ivester. M. Herman Clayton Burdette, Senior, July 31, 1960. Children: Herman Clayton Junior, Lisa Gail.