She succeeded her husband H.A. Bacon, as superintendant of Liberty County Schools in 1945, when he died. She served in that position from 1945 to her retirement in 1968. She died in 1981. Bacon Primary School is named in her honor.
From "Sweet Land of Liberty, A History of Liberty County, Georgia" by Robert Long Groover; Page(s) 112; Used by the permission of the Liberty County Commissioners Office