Native Dallasite, having been born and raised in Oak Cliff. Attened John W.
Carpenter Elementary School from 1962-1968, T.W. Browne Junior High (1968-1971) and Justin F. Kimball High School from 1971-1974, graduating in May 1974. I am
proud to say that I was a member of the last graduating class at Kimball during the tenure of our beloved Principal, Dr. W.P. Durrett. After graduation, I
attended Mountain View Community College in Dallas, and then on to Texas Tech University in Lubbock, TX. After leaving college, I was employed in the retail
music business as a sales representative for church organs, selling digital electronic church organs, as well as fine pianos for the home and institutions. I
was employed by music outlets in Kansas, Illinois, West Texas (Amarillo), and then finally in North Texas (Dallas and others areas). To be