Christian minister and corporate CEO who built a successful business, the Inspiration Ministries, out of preaching.
He earned a business degree at Oral Roberts, and took over his father's ministry, while building up a string of profitable real estate projects.
Under his guidance the Inspiration Ministries grew into a multinational effort reaching more than 150 million households.
He was married to wife Barbara for more than 30 years.
Herberg Armstrong, founder of the Worldwide Church of God, was another notable Christian evangelist minister.