Smarr, A. Roger was born on August 29, 1941 in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. Son of Roy G. and Bertha (Anderson) Smarr.
Bachelor of Science, Clemson (South Carolina.) U., 1967;
Bachelor of science in nursing, University of Southern California, Columbia, 1988.
Sanitarian, Guilford County Health Department, Greensboro, North Carolina
nursing technical, Broughton Hospital, Morganton, North Carolina
activity therapist, Crafts-Farrow Eastern State Hospital, Columbia, South Carolina.
staff nurse acute care, Baptist Medical Center, Columbia
nurse II forensic unit, William S. Hall Psychiatric Institute, Columbia.