Editor; genealogist.. Born– September 10, 1917. Parents– Odie Clarke and Stella (Taylor) Walls. Education– University of Alabama, 1940. Chief clerk, Forestry Division, Gulf States Paper Co., Tuscaloosa, 1948-1954. Associate editor, News Bag Magazine, Tuscaloosa, 1954-1963; editor, 1963-. Editor, The Green Tree, Tuscaloosa, 1966-. Member UDC and DAR. Received award of excellence from Birmingham Association of Industrial Editors, 1966, 1968; Award of Achievement, Southern Council of Industrial Editors, 1966, 1967. Died June 6, 1997.
Benjamin F. Porter’s Reminiscences…; Who’s Who of American Women.
Benjamin F. Porter’s Reminiscences of Men and Things in Alabama. Tuscaloosa, Ala.; Portal Press, 1983.