Charles L. McClure graduated from Killeen High School in 1957.
He received his B.A. degree from Southwestern University in 1961 and his B.T. degree from Southern Methodist University in 1964.
For several years, he was the Methodist campus minister at Tarleton State University.
has served churches in West, Temple, DeLeon and Brownwood.
At present, he serves as Secretary Treasurer of the Central Texas Annual Conference and Director of the Council on Stewardship, Finance and Administration.
is married to the former Susanna Haralson of Wichita Falls.