Grace Elizabeth Wilson is a Waco native, where she graduated from Waco High School in 1937. In 1940 she received her BA degree from Baylor University. In 1941 she received her MA degree from Baylor University, serving as graduate assistant to Dr. A. J. Armstrong. She received her D.Ed. degree from the University of Virginia in 1955.
She was associated with Highland Park ISD from 1942 until 1956 and with Dallas ISD from 1956 to 1984. She was an active member of the Sanctuary Choir of First Baptist Church, Dallas for more than twenty years and is now an affiliate member of the choir. Since 1985 she has been associated with eh Truett Library of the First Baptist Church, Dallas, both as a part-time staff member of the church and as a volunteer.
She is now home-bound, with many blessings to be thankful for.