Bachelor, Carson-Newman College, Jefferson City, Tennessee, 1959. Master of Education, Southwestern Baptist Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas, 1962.
Teen-age/Y-Teen program director and assistant executive director Young Women’s Christian Association Fort Worth and Tarrant County, 1959—1968. Sewing teacher and sales S-T-R-E-T-C-H and Sew Fabric Center, Arlington, 1975—1977. Sales consultant Tole, Etc., Fort Worth, 1985—1988.
Volunteer Girl Scouts Texas Oklahoma Plains, Inc., World Foundation Girl Guides and Girl Scouts, Inc., World Association Girl Guides and Girl Scouts. Member of American Business Women's Association (chapter president, vice president, secretary, treasuer, committee member since 1961, Chapter Woman of Year 2003, 2010), Girl Scouts Alumnae Association (founding chair 2007, executive board member, Council award 2008), National Society Tole and Decorative Painters (committee member since 1988, board director 1992-1994), Fort Worth Decorative Painters (associate. Founder, president, vice president, committee member since 1985, Outstanding Chapter Service award 2001-2003, SDP chapter, Society Chapter Outstanding Member Star award 2005), Bluebonnet Tole and Decorative Painters, Inc (associate.
National Society committee member since 1988, board director, Outstanding Chapter Service award 2003), World Foundation Girl Guides and Girl Scouts Inc. (founding chairman Friends Pax Lodge United States of America and Friends WAGGGS United States of America 1991—2009, invited 32nd World Conference, Jordan 2005, board secretary since 2009, Appreciation Photograph 2002), Olave Baden-Powell Society (life United States Ambassador Rose Recognition 2003).
Married Max Lowrie, December 18, 1962.