College professor. Born– Mar. 27, 1935 in Butler, Ga. Parents– Mack Thompson and Jessie (Jones) Turner. Education– Huntingdon College, B.A.; Auburn University, M.A., Ph.D.; University of Maryland and University of Edinburgh. Taught at Auburn University, 1957-1958; Columbus Center, University of Georgia, 1958; Montgomery College, Tacoma Park, Md., 1961-1962; Upper Iowa College, 1962-1963; Auburn University, 1963-1968; American University’s Fort Benning branch, 1970; Georgia Tech 1970-. Member Modern Language Association, South Atlantic Modern Language Association, American Society for Engineering Education.
Who’s Who in the South and Southwest, 1980.
Navy Gray; a Story of the Confederate Navy on the Chattahoochee and Apalachicola Rivers. University, Ala.; University of Alabama Press, 1987.
Technical Writing; a Practical Approach. Reston, Va.; Reston Pub. Co., 1984.