Party affiliation: Democrat
Coach, commandant Fishburne Military School, Waynesboro, Virginia, 1946-1948. Coach Manchester (Virginia) High School and Galax (Virginia) High School, 1948-1954. Director recreation Statesville (North Carolina) Recreation Department, 1954-1982.
Past national board directors Babe Ruth Baseball Inc. Past president Iredell County Cancer Association. President Carolina Dogwood Festival 1972-1973.
Served to major United States Army, 1941-1946. Member National Recreation and Park Association, North Carolina Recreation and Park Society (past vice president, fellow award, Meritorious Service plaque 1981), American Association Retired Persons, West Virginia University Alumni Association (life), North Carolina Senior Citizens.