Bachelor, Maryville College, 1949. Bachelor of Divinity, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1953. Master in Theology, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1966.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1974.
Minister Temple Hills Baptist Church, Maryland, 1953-1957. Missionary Foreign Mission Board, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, 1957-1982. Professor Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, 1982-1987, International Baptist Seminary, Ruschlikon, Switzerland, 1987-1992.
Director Institute Mission Evangelism, European Baptist Federation, 1987-1994. Senior professor Carson-Newman College, Tennessee, since 1994. Visiting professor Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, Mill Valley, California, 1969-1970, Kenyatta University College, Kenya, 1976-1977.
(T. B. Maston Life, Clergy, Missionary)
Married Mary Jane Winchester, July 30, 1948. Children: Judith C. Smalling, Susan L. Sakaguchi, Charlene J. Gray, Wayne E.