CARROLL, MERLE TILLEY, 1928-

Biography:

Teacher; children’s author. Born– April 8, 1928, Ozark. Parents– James P. and Merle Tilley. Married– James Yancey Carroll, September 16, 1950.¬† Children– Two. Education– Randolph-Macon College, A.B., 1949. ¬†Taught in the public schools of Enterprise. Had stories published in Jack and Jill, Together, and National Scholastic. Honors– Southern Writers Award for Juvenile Literature, 1961.

Source:

Files at Alabama Department of Archives and History and This Is Alabama.

Publication(s):

This is Alabama. Austin, Tex.; Steck-Vaughn Co., 1981.