Student, Oklahoma State University, 1940-1942; student, George Washington University, 1942; Bachelor of Laws, University Oklahoma, 1948.
Private practice in, Muskogee, 1948-1956; attorney, Oklahoma Gas & Electric Company, Oklahoma City, since 1956; senior vice president law, Oklahoma Gas & Electric Company, 1978-1984.
Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946. Member American, Oklahoma, Oklahoma County bar associations, Phi Delta Phi. Clubs: Kiwanis, Quail Creek Golf and Country.
Married Thelma Marie Waggoner, January 23, 1947. Children– Harold Duane Junior, Linda Kay.