Loreda is the youngest
child born May 15, 1938 to Grover and Rosa Crow. Loreda attended the
Bernie public Schools throughout her school years.
After graduation she was
employed for the Anderson Air Activities, a civilian Air Force contractor,
training commissioned officers to fly in T-6 single engine aircraft. She
met her husband (Melvin Low) while they both were attending the Bernie
schools. They were married on November 21, 1956 at the General Baptist
Church with the Reverend Leo Mace performing the ceremony. Their mothers
were witnesses to this marriage.
Throughout most of
Loreda's life, she was a homemaker raising two fine sons. Melvin has been
employed as a farmer his entire life and farms north of Bernie taking over all
the farming activities upon the retirement of his father.