Divorced; 1 Child
- Attended, High Point College
- Graduated Roseboro High School, 1946
- Candidate, US Senate, 1998
- US Senate, 1993-1998
- Sought Democratic Nomination for Governor, 1984
- North Carolina Secretary of Commerce, 1977-1983
- North Carolina Highway Commission, 1961-1973, Chair, 1969-1973
- No committee memberships found.
- No caucus information on file.
- Businessman, 1947-present
- Farmer, 1947-present
- US Army, Private, 1954-1955
- Various Civic, Community, Educational, Religious, Business, and Professional Organizations