HARRISON, JOANN, 1929-2015


Teacher; college professor.  BornРMay 24, 1929, Decatur. ParentsРThomas Kirkland and Alline (Poteet) Harrison. EducationРFlorence State University, A.B., 1950; George Peabody College, M.A., 1955, Ed.S., 1958. Taught Spanish, Latin, and English at Cullman High School, 1950-1951; Decatur High School, 1951-1960; University of Alabama in Huntsville 1961-81. Member, Modern Language Association, National Council of Teachers of English, Alabama College English Teachers Association, Alabama Education Association, and National Education Association. Granted Emerita status on her retirement. Died August 12, 2015.


Who’s Who in Alabama, Vol. 3.; obituary


A Manual for Teachers of English. Huntsville, Ala.; Strode, 1977.