Party affiliation: Republican
Began in hardware business, at Bristol, Tennessee, 1890, became president Mitchell-Powers Hardware Company. President Bank of Bristol, since 1915. Director Intermountain Telephone Сompany.
Member board aldermen, Bristol, about 10 years President board of trustees Virginia Intermont College. Trustee Baptist Orphanage of Virginia. Vice president Bristol Chamber of Commerce.
Born October 15, 1860