BTh, Holmes Theological Seminary, Greenville, South Carolina, 1960. Bachelor, Central (South Carolina) Wesleyan College, 1969. Master of Education, Clemson University, 1975.
Postgraduate, Columbia (South Carolina) Bible Seminary. Postgraduate, Fuller Theological Seminary. Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Holmes College of the Bible, Greenville, South Carolina, 1991.
Master in Minister, Southwestern College of Christian Minister.
Founder, pastor, Pentecostal Holiness Church, Belvedere, South Carolina., 1961-1964; pastor, Pentecostal Holiness Church, Easley, South Carolina., 1965-1970; pastor, Taylor Memorial Pentecostal Holiness Church, Anderson, South Carolina., 1970-1975; assistant director world missions department, Pentecostal Holiness Church, Oklahoma, 1975-1990; president, Southwestern College Christian Ministries, Oklahoma City, since 1990. Chairman Pastoral Care Department International Pentecostal Holiness Church, Oklahoma City, since 1989.
Married Doris Lorene Jones, July 5, 1959. Children: David Quentin, Timothy Ray, Phillip Edward.