Jean Sugg

Jean Bussell Sugg was born on December 18, 1938, in West Helena, Phillips County, Arkansas .

She attended Memphis State University and transferred to the Unive rsity of Arkansas, Fayetteville, where she earned a B.A. in business. She married B. Alan Sugg , her high school sweetheart, and then moved with him to a US Army base where she taught in the Army Education Center in Germany.

Sugg worked as a cotton buyer in Corpus Christi, Texas. When she moved back to Arkansas , she was the president of the Junior League Sustainers Board and served on the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra B oard. She was instrumental in planning and hosting many fund-raisers and events for the University of Arkansas System .

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