Bachelor of Science in Forestry, University of the South, 1954.
Forester, Cherokee, Alabama, 1958-1964; forester, branch manager, Resource Management Svc., Inc., Cherokee, 1964-1972; owner, president, Tomlinson & Associations, Cherokee, 1972-1983; president, Forest Mgrs. and Cons., Inc., Cherokee, 1983-1994; president, Tomlinson Group, Inc., Cherokee, since 1994; president, Tomlinson Forest, Inc., Cherokee, since 1990. Member, chairman, State of Alabama Board Registration for Foresters, Montgomery, 1979-1985, consultant to board, since 1995.
First lieutenant United States Air Force, 1955-1957. Member Alabama Forestry Council, Alabama Forestry Association (board directors). M C.
Married Mary Susanna Virtue, December 17, 1955. Children: Charles Allen, Vanessa Eloise Smyth, Stephan Roy.