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Vance J. Alexander

Vance J. Alexander, American banker. member board trust Vanderbilt University; Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Background

  • Alexander, Vance J. was born on July 23, 1884 in Jasper, Tennessee, United States. Son of Samuel H. and Emma (Farrior) Alexander.

  • Education

    • Student Vanderbilt University, 1902-1906.

    Career

    • Cashier Marion Trust & Banking Company, Jasper. 1907-1909; cashier South Pittsburg (Tennessee) Savings Bank, 1909-1910. Assistant cashier later vice president Cumberland Valley Bank, Nashville, 1910-1920.

      Vice president American National Bank, 1930, executive vice president, 1932. With Union Planters National Bank & Trust Company, Memphis, 1933-1967, Chairman of the Board member board trust Vanderbilt University. Chairman Southwestern U. Endowment Fund Committee.

    Politics

    People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    The life with Christ is not only to live in the atmosphere of your local church. God made his children creative, productive, and therefore able to make the whole world a better place.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    There are different understandings about the Bible's authority in our lives. The task of every believer is to use different Bible translations and commentaries in order to discover the word of God.

    Membership

    Member board trust Vanderbilt University. Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Clubs: Tennessee, Memphis Country.

    Connections

    • Married Hazel Brock, April 1911. Children: Peggy (Mistress.
    • father: Samuel H. Alexander
    • mother: Emma (Farrior) Alexander
    • spouse: Hazel Brock
    • child: Peggy (Mrs Alexander
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    Died February 15, 1967
    (aged 82)
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