Lives in: Cape Girardeau
Family: My husband, Byron, and I have lived here 38 years. We have a daughter who teaches third grade in Memphis.
Job: I have an interior plant service, Green Gardens.
What do you like most about the area? Cape Girardeau is a medium-sized town -- I don't like big cities -- has a good growing season, and great springs and falls.
Favorite food: Mexican.
Favorite TV show: "Jag."
Best advice: Respect everyone for their differences. This is what makes the world interesting.
What would you do if you won the lottery? Travel.
Pet peeve: "Me" people.