Bob was born in McKenzie, TN and moved to Lansing, MI at the age of 4 where he graduated high school in 1965 and began working for General Motors. After serving 3 years in the U.S. Army (2 tours of duty in Vietnam) he made the decision to go to the Memphis School of Preaching. After graduating he continued taking classes through the Alabama School of Religion and has preached in Alabama, Georgia, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.
Bob has traveled to Indonesia numerous times to teach in the Southern Sumatra School of Biblical Studies and has also preached in Jakarta, Bali and Singapore.
He has written several commentaries, including one on 1 Corinthians which is used as a textbook at the Memphis School of Preaching and several other schools of Preaching. He has also composed many Biblical crossword puzzle books and class study books. He continues to write and in his spare time enjoys reading and woodworking.
Bob and Ginny were married in 1968 and have 3 children, and 6 grandchildren.