Bachelor, University South Carolina, 1962.
Business official First National Bank of South Carolina, 1962—1965. Branch manager South Carolina National Bank, 1965—1967. Administrator Medical College of Georgia, 1967—1999.
Member District 83 South Carolina House of Representatives, 2000—2011, chair interstate cooperation committee, 2d vice chair education public works committee. Member North Augusta City Council, 1998—2000. With United States Army, 1959-1960, with United States Army Reserve, 1960-1965.
Member of Grace United Methodist Church (board stewards).
Married Linda Ellen Leitn Smith. Children: Wendy S. Jacobs, Clarke, Darryl C.