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Goins, Ruby Smith

Goins, Ruby Smith

Date: Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Interview 192a : In this interview with Patsy Colbert, former long-time Diboll Independent School District secretary and business manager Ruby Smith Goins reminisces about her more than 30 years employment with the district. The interview focuses on the integration of Diboll's schools and Mrs. Goins's experiences from the perspective of an administrative secretary. She particularly remembers the paperwork required by the Texas Education Administration throughout the integration process. She mentions Mr. Massey, Mr. Ramsey, and Mr. Pate as being instrumental in the process. Mrs. Goins also mentions Bettye Greer, Mr. Dunlap, Mr. Foster, and various school board members.