Student, San Jacinto College, 1961—1964.
Police officer, Galena Park, 1965—1967, Jacinto City, Texas, 1964—1965. Rate clerk Ryder Truck Lines, 1961—1964. Traffic manager Jefferson Chemical Company, Houston, 1974—1975.
Owner, manager Blasingame Insurance Agency, since 1975.
Member of Rotary, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, North Channel Chamber of Commerce (founding board directors, 1st vice president), National Federation Indiana Businessmen, Indiana Insurance Agents Houston, Indiana Insurance Agents Texas, Indiana Insurance Agents America, Gideons, Masons.
Married Patricia Ella Thompson, May 8, 1976. Children: Ricky Quin, Herbert William, Suzanne Elayne, Mark Wayne, Judith Gayle, Katherine Sue.