American actor who has guest-starred on many television shows including NYPD Blue and McCloud. He also had bit roles on Perry Mason and The Rifleman.
He joined the service in the South Pacific during World War II and graduated from the University of Oklahoma at Norman.
He was named an "Outstanding Alumnus" at Missouri Southern State University in 2005.
He was married to Erma Dean for 63 years, and they had a son named Wyley.
He appeared in an episode of the NBC series The Western Trail, starring Rod Taylor, in 1977.