Student, University Virginia.
Vice president, J.H. Richardson Contracting Company, Houston, 1914-1916; vice president, A.L. Carter Lumber Company, Beaumont, Texas, 1916-1917; with, W.T. Carter & Brothers, Camden, Texas, from 1919; vice president, general manager, Moscow, Camden & San Augustine Railroad Company, Camden, from 1921; executive vice president, trust officer, board directors, Union National Bank, Houston, 1921-1953; senior vice president, vice Chairman of the Board, Texas National Bank, Houston, 1953-1964; vice chairman of the executive committee, Texas National Bank Commerce, Houston, from 1964; also board directors, Texas National Bank Commerce, Houston.
Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1917-1919. Member Eagle Lake Rod and Gun Club, River Oaks Country Club, Bayou Club, Phi Kappa Sigma.
Married Frankie Carter, June 14, 1918. Children: Aubrey (Mistress Parker Cushman), Jean (Mistress Sam Pancoast).