1 son, Chester Elbert. Cotton mill operative Pelham, South Carolina., 1897-1898. Shipping clerk Pelham, South Carolina., 1898-1904.
Shipping clerk Brandon Corporation, cotton manufacturers, Greenville, South Carolina., 1904-1908, secretary, 1908-1914, general manager, 1914-1928, vice president and assistant treasurer, 1928-1935. President and treasurer, 1935-1947, Chairman of the Board since 1947. Director Peoples National Bank, Piedmont and Northern Railway Company, Camperdown Company, Piedmont Plush Mills, Textile Hall Corporation.