Teacher. Born– December 19, 1909, in Dadeville, Ala. Parents– Melton and Martha (Pitchford) Jenkins. Married– Vebron Ward on June 15, 1935. Children– Three. Education– Athens College for Young Women, A.B., 1931. Taught junior high school, 1931-1935. Agent, Alabama State Revenue Dept., 1951-1975. Member– Pen Women of America, Alabama Writers Conclave and Alabama Poetry Society. Awarded 10-year service certificate, Retired Senior Volunteers Program. Died July 10, 2001.
Alabama Public Library Service; Martha Lou Ward Emfinger, Montgomery, Ala..
Little Hollow Corner. Birmingham, Ala.; Author-Poet Press, 1977.
Mood Paintings. Birmingham, Ala.; Thomas Hendrix, 1975.
The Sound of Music. McKenzie, Ala.; Ruth Hester, s.d.
Tableaux. Montgomery, Ala.; Williams Printing, s.d.