Party affiliation: Democrat
Began as superintendent Sycamore (Alabama) Cotton Mills, 1902. Superintendent Gate City (Atlanta) Cotton Mills, 1905-1907, Lanett (Alabama) Cotton Mills, 1907-1920. Also agent Lanett (Alabama) Bleachery and Dye Works, 1916-1920.
President Exposition Cotton Mills, Atlanta, Georgia., 1920-1930. Director 6th District Federal Reserve Bank, 1928-1933. Member Georgia State Board Vocational Education, 1929-1932.
President Cascade Mills, Lowe Manufacturing Company, Hunter Securities Company, treasurer Shelbyville Mills, 1930-1932. Executive vice president Springs Cotton Mills of South Carolina, 1932-1940. Now president and treasurer Dan River Mills, Inc.
(formerly Riverside and Dan River Cotton Mills), Danville, Virginia. Director Cotton Clothing Relief, converting government owned cotton, American Red Cross Headquarters, Washington, District of Columbia, 1932-1933.