Student, Emory University, 1939-1943; student, Illinois Technology Institute.
Insurance agent, Lagerquist and Company, Albany, Georgia, 1940-1947; executive, Washington Alexander Company, Chicago, 1947-1949; president, Lagerquist and Company, Atlanta, 1949-1967; executive vice president, Kennesan Life, Atlanta, 1967; president, Banker Fire & Marine, Atlanta, 1964-1967; president, Planned Investment Corporation, Atlanta, 1967-1974; secretary-treasurer, Lagerquist Gallery, Atlanta, since 1974.
With United States Air Force, 1941-1945. Member National Association Mutual General Agents (president 1962-1963), Georgia Society Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (president 1959-1960), Junior Chamber of Commerce (Northside Atlanta president 1959).
Married Evelyn Joiner. Children: Laura Jane, Emily Kay.