Family: Wife: Omega
2 Children: Jeff, Kim Laycock.
Birth Date: 07/04/1938
Birthplace: Miami, TX
Home City: Pampa, TX
Owner, Basic Petroleum Incorporated, 1985-present
Owner, Omega Energy, 1970-present
Owner/President, J.T. Richarson Trucking, 1972-1984
Owner, Archie's Truck Service, 1964-1984
Owner, Chisum Cattle Ranch
United States Army Reserve
Owner, Wolf Creek Exploration.
President, American Legislative Exchange Council
Board of Advisors, Clarendon College--Pampa Center
Member, Gray County Christian Coalition
Member, National Conference of State Legislatures
President, Pampa Chamber of Commerce
Member, Pampa Masonic Lodge
Board of Directors, Scottish Rite Dormitory, University of Texas
Board of Trustees, Wayland Baptist University.
Executive Committee, Energy Council
Oresudebt, Texas Conservative Coalition.
Energy Resources, Member
Representative, Texas State House of Representatives, 1988-present.
Diploma, Lefors High School, 1957.