American Democratic Politician who became a member of the South Carolina Senate in 1985 and was a member of the South Carolina House of Representatives from 1975 until 1985.
He served as a sergeant in the United States Marine Corps from 1951 until 1953 and earned a baccalaureate degree in Social Sciences from Allen University in 1956.
He served on the University of South Carolina Trustee Board in 1983.
He married Jean James, and they have two children, Eric and Pamela.
He is a Politician who has represented South Carolina like Nikki Haley.