Born in Nephi, Utah. Educated in the public schools of Nephi. Married to George W. Blackett. Mother of one son. Shortly after marriage moved to Cedar City where she served in MIA as Beekeeper; later became ward drama director for six years followed by one year as stake drama director. Also has served as second counselor in the MIA. Was member of Richfield Third ward, Sevier Stake, where she also served as drama director.