B.W. Crain, IV was born and raised in Houston, Texas. In 2001, he moved to Dallas to attend Southern
Methodist University from which he graduated in 2005. He and his wife, Sarah (Babo), have two children, B. W. Crain V (Ford) and Vivienne Jenny Crain. B.W., Babo and Ford relocated to Longview in 2018 where they welcomed Vivienne Jenny to the family in October of 2019. B. W. works for R. Lacy Services,
Ltd./Crain Energy and serves on the board of the Gregg County Historical Museum.