Program specialist, counter clerk, ASCS, United States Department of Agriculture, Jacksonville, Illinois, 1960-1963, 69-78; owner, operator, Smith Public, since 1988; public, Shirley's Communique Monthly Magazet, since 1989; chiropractic assistant/receptionist, Virginia Chiropractic Center, Virginia, Illinois, since 1987. Consultant Mary Kay Beauty, since 1985.
Telethon coordinator March of Dimes, Springfield, 1985-1986. Member Faith Lutheran Church.
Married Terry D. Smith, October 14, 1962. Children: D. Denoy, Sonya Smith Stowers.