Harold is the current Chairman of Deacons at Crestwood Baptist Church. For many years, he has also been the lead teacher for an extended Sunday School hour at Grace Rehabilitation Center located on First Street in Winston-Salem. Having been a member of Crestwood for 53 years, he has served on various committees and taught youth and older adult classes. Outside of the church, Harold also works each year with the Fair Ministry through the Pilot Mountain Baptist Association and delivers Meals on Wheels to shut-in individuals in Forsyth County.
Harold has been married to the former Olivia (Libby) Throckmorton since August 1964. They have two sons–Jeff (Nancy) and Sean (Andrea). They also have three wonderful grandchildren–Emma, Tyler, and John.