Author Bio


Author Bio for
Gerald P. Inmon

Retired from a distinguished career as a professional Forester and Wildlife Biologist, Gerald Inmon now resides in his hometown of Oxford, Mississippi, with his wife of fifty-two years.   Patricia has retired from being Oxford's First Baptist Church Secretary. 

In addition to earning a BS in Forestry and a MS in Wildlife Management from Mississippi State University, Gerald's educational achievements included his winning Bull-of-the-Woods high-point honors at the M.S.U. Forestry Conclave.

Periodically voted one of Oxford's favorite "living writers"  by Oxford Eagle Newspaper's readership, Gerald is also published in the national scientific journal, The Journal of Forestry. He is professionally recognized through accolades that include:  nomination by his Three Rivers Chapter of The Society of American Foresters peers for Mississippi's Most Outstanding Forester; being bestowed the Soil and Water Conservation District's Conservation Education Award; receiving five USDA Certificates of Merit for various natural resource works in the Forest Service; earning the Nature Conservancy's Public Service Award; and being presented two national Taking Wings Awards, one for waterfowl habitat development and the other for partnership generation.

Acknowledgements from the U.S. Army include:  promotion to E-5 within only 18 months; receiving the Medal for Military Merit; National Defense Service Medal; Vietnam Service and Campaign medals; and selection as Battalion Soldier of the Month in the 101st Airborne Division.

Patricia and Gerald's only surviving son, Dr.Tony Inmon, is currently Associational  Missions Director of the Pearl River Association in South Miississippii, and has served as Pastor of several churches, been a Minister/Missionary/Church Planter Strategist with the North American Mission Board, and has served as an overseas missionary in South America.

While Gerald's latest book, Forest Prayer, is published by Christian Faith Publishing, it is available through them...OR ...

For autographed first edition hardcovers of Gerald's first three books, you may order now from this website..

Forest Prayer    ISBN-9781098095604       $24

 Yocona Puff Adder    ISBN-13:978-0-9774864-3-4       $14

 Camp Re-Form           ISBN-13:978-0-9774864-7-2       $14

Also, all three books are available electronically from Amazon or Book Nook.


Mail Check or credit card information to:       

Taylor House Publishing   141 CR 369    Oxford, MS 38655

           or Telephone:    662-816-4180 

           or email to

    Your order will be mailed immediately at media mail rate.  If you would like to contact Gerald Inmon personally for any reason, including ordering personalized copies, please do. 

   Thank you very much,    Gerald