Virginia Mae Schmitt
Schmitt began acting in 1935 with the teen theater club at Woodlawn High School. She debuted with the Little Theater in 1941 and with the Town & Gown Theater in 1950 and later as a member of the Seasoned Performers. She returned to the state in 2010 for a Birmingham Festival Theatre performance of "Almost, Maine". Her final role was with Woodlawn United Methodist Church in 2013. She also worked as a secretary at Goslin-Birmingham Manufacturing Company and at UAB. In retirement she managed a food bank at Woodlawn United Methodist.
- Harvey, Alec (June 6, 2010) "Ageless talent: At 93, Virginia Mae Schmitt is ready to tackle yet another role on stage." The Birmingham News
- Downing, Jared (July 31, 2013) "Living legend: 96-year-old thespian Virginia Mae Schmitt takes the stage yet again." The Birmingham News
- Garrison, Greg (September 28, 2014) "Curtain call: Birmingham theater legend Virginia Mae Schmitt, 97, leaves the stage and a legacy behind." The Birmingham News