Winn,, Edward Lowry was born on April 27, 1925 in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. Son of Edward Lowry and Lowry (Welch) Winn.
Bachelor of Science, University Florida, 1948. Master of Arts, Vanderbilt University, 1959. Doctor of Business Administration, Indiana University, 1965.
Assistant professor University South Carolina, Columbia, 1960—1965. Professor Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 1965—1973, University Mississippi, Oxford, 1973—1977. Dean, professor finance Belmont College, Nashville, since 1977.
Married Azile Whittemore Winn, November 29, 1946. Children: Edward III, Sherry, Nita.