The grand marshall of the Rose Bowl Parade in 1942.
He was awarded 2 Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 1708 Vine Street and for Radio at 1601 Vine Street in Hollywood, California.
He had three daughters: Kimberly Kyser (Kimberly Ann Kyser) was born in June, 1946; Carroll Amanda was born in 1948; Amanda Kay was born in November, 1952.
Suffered from arthritis beginning in his forties
His mother was the first registered pharmacist in North Carolina.
A devout Christian Scientist, he spent his last years appearing as a motivational speaker.
1990: Inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame.
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