Bachelor, Austin College, 1961. Master of Divinity, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, 1965.
Associate pastor, First Presbyterian Church, El Dorado, Arkansas, 1965-1966; campus minister, Lamar U., Beaumont, Texas, 1970-1974; pastor, Robbins Memorial Presbyterian Church, Beaumont, 1966-1974; pastor, First Presbyterian Church, Commerce, Texas, 1974-1979; pastor, First Presbyterian Church, Denison, Texas, 1979-1990; pastor, Lakeview Presbyterian Church, New Orleans, since 1990. Member Permanent Judicial Committee Presbyterian Church (United States of America), Louisville, 1983-1989.
Board of directors Volunteer Action Center Greenville, Texas, 1976-1979, Home Hospice ofGrayson County, Sherman, Texas, 1981-1990, Denison (Texas) Helping Hands, 1984-1990. Member Rotary Club (board directors Denison, Texas 1984-1990).
Married Juanita Quinn, June 10, 1962. Children: Paul M., Melanie C.