Bachelor of Science, Wayland Baptist College, Plainview, Texas, 1959. Master of Science, Purdue University, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1969.
Public school teacher, Texas, 1959—1962. Assistant dean Purdue University, 1964—1967, assistant dean to dean of men, 1969—1974. Student's dean Wayland Baptist College, 1967—1969.
Counselor Southeastern School Corporation, 1974—1978. Ordained to ministry American Baptist Church, 1964. Pastor Blue Ball Church, Walton, Indiana, 1971—1978, Metea Baptist Church, Lucerne, since 1979.
Member of Grass Creek Lions Club.
Married Odessa Louise Wilson, December 14, 1952. Children: Daniel Clay, Kathy Kay, Sharon Sue, Ben Tillman.