Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1948. Master of Engineering, University South Carolina, 1981.
Engineer in training Walsh Construction Company, New York City, 1948-1953. Construction engineer North Carolina Medical Care Commission, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1953-1958. Manufacturing representative Columbia, South Carolina, 1958-1959.
Engineer, manager Southeastern Concrete Sales, Inc., Ludowici, Georgia, 1959-1967. Engineer W&B Prestressed Concrete, Inc., Cayce, South Carolina, 1967-1970, Concrete Panel Systems, Inc., Charlotte, North Carolina, 1970-1971. Superintendent, plant engineer Southeastern Concrete Products, Cayce, 1971-1974.
Vice president, engineer Klinck Construction Company, Inc., Greenville, South Carolina, 1975-1976. Engineer IV South Carolina Department of Health and Environtl. Control, Columbia, 1976-1989.
Member N.A. First Baptist Church, class president 1995. Committeeman Boy Scouts American, Jesup, Georgia, 1964. Steward United Methodist Church, Jesup, 1965.
1st lieutenant United States Army Air Corps, 1943-1945. Member National Society of Professional Engineers. Member North Augusta Veterans of Foreign Wars Club (Commander 1995), North Augusta Lions Club (lion tamer 1997).
Married Ida Sikes, May 27, 1950. Children: Gordon Locke, Jacqueline Kendall Selden.