Step-children– Marc, Robert, Denis, Julie. A.A., Hinds Junior College, Raymond, Mississippi, 1955. Bachelor of Arts, La Salle University, Chicago, 1972.
Certified accounting Sowela Technology, Lake Charles, 1966. Various clerical, office positions, 1957-1971. Office manager J.C. Penney Supermarket, Lake Charles, 1971-1976.
Private practice accounting, Lake Charles, since 1973. Charter member Republican Presidential Task Force, National Senatorial Committee, since 1982.
The use of force should be supported, but only in extreme situations and only when the need is clear beyond reasonable doubt, and through appropriate international organizations.
Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Louisiana Society of Certified Public Accountants, Mayan Society Order.
Married Audrey R. Nowell, May 1, 1960 (deceased December 1979).; married Fred C. Gosselin, June 27, 1981. Children– Franklin Russell, Margaret Grace Nowell Scott, Angielynn, Bobby Lee, Audrey Russell.