Born to John Ervan Threat and Nancy Bell (Pieler) Threat in Forrest City, AR.
Serves in Korat, Green Hill, Phu Mu, Bang Pla and Hill 272 in Thailand through 1966.
Serves in the Vietnam War at Pleiku, Dragon Mountain, Dalat, Pr’ Line, Nha Trang, Cam Ranh Bay and Phan Thiet through 1969.
Serves in Fort Buckner in Okinawa, Japan, through 1974 and again from 1981 through 1986.
Is station commander of the Hamminkeln Radio Station Wesel, FRG, through 1980; named Best Station-er in Europe 1977-1980,
Is stationed at U.S. Army Information Systems Command Signal Battalion in Fort Buckner, Okinawa, through 1986.
Earns an Associate of General Studies from Central Texas College.
Stationed at U.S. Army Information Systems in White Sands, NM, through 1987.
Stationed at the 1109th Signal Brigade for in Operation Just Cause in Fort Clayton, Panama, through 1990.
Earns a Bachelor of Science from the University of the State of New York.
Serves in Operation Just Cause in Fort Clayton, Panama, through 1990.
Stationed at the U.S. Army Information Systems Engineering Command in Fort Huachuca, AZ, through 1993.
Retires as a Command Sergeant Major.
Is licensed to be an insurance agent within Met Life Insurance Company.
Is a licensed mutual funds representative in Tucson, AZ.
Receives a substitute teaching certificate in Tucson, AZ.
Is the chief of the Electronic Services Branch at Fort McPherson, GA, through 2011.
Is licensed to preach the Gospel on November 28 in Wye Mountain Baptist Church in in Wye Mountain, AK.
Retires from his profession.