Bachelor of Science, Smith-Deal Massey College, Richmond, Virginia, 1951.
Chief executive officer Heritage Federal Savings and Loan Association, Monroe, North Carolina, since 1962. Member Thrift Institute Advisory Committee, Washington, 1983-1984. Board directors Center Service Corporation, Greensboro, North Carolina.
Member Monroe Planning Board, since 1980. Board directors Charlotte Speech and Hearing, Monroe, 1978-1985. Served with United States Navy, 1945-1947.
Member United States League of Savings (legislation committee 1984, board directors 1984-1987). Lodges: Rotary (president Monroe chapter 1975-1976).
Married Marjorie Mitchell, March 20, 1949. Children: Pamela Parker Turner, Fred A. Junior, Anna Lynn.