Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 1933.
Engineer United States Forest Service, Sneadville, Tennessee, 1934-1935. General construction superintendent Fort Benning Construction Service, 1935-1938. Sales engineer refrigeration and air conditioning Frick Company, Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, 1938-1941.
President, chief executive officer Construction Engineers Inc., general contractors, Jasper, Alabama, 1946-1965. Executive director housing urban renewal City of Jasper, 1965-1989. Vice president, director Marion Gardens Apartment, Jasper, 1951-1964.
Board directors 1st Federal Savings and Loans, Jasper, 1957-1991.
Colonel C.E. Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member Jasper Chamber of Commerce (chairman independent development 1958-1989, president 1961-1962), Rotary (board director since 1946).
Married Emma Dean Booker, June 30, 1941. Children: James, Walter, Woodrow Booker, Dean Hollingswoth.