BORN: June 10, 1953
CHILDHOOD: Grew up in Seneca, S.C., and Robbins, N.C.
FAMILY: Wife, Elizabeth; children Cate, Emma Claire and Jack (son Wade died in 1996)
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EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree, N.C. State University; law degree, UNC-Ch