1921 – Born on the 27th of March in Townley, Alabama. He was a Democrat.
1939 – He attended Walker County High School.
1943 – Studied at University of Alabama School of Commerce and Business Administration.
– Served in the United States Army during World War II.
1948 – Took up law and graduated in University of Alabama School of Law.
1958-1966 – Served in European theater of operations; lawyer, private practice; member of the Alabama state house of representatives.
1967-1997 – Elected as a Democrat to the Ninetieth and to the fourteen succeeding Congresses.
1997 – He retired after fifteen terms in Congress.
2005 – Bevill died on 28th of March in Jasper, Alabama.