Party affiliation: Democrat
High school superintendent, company superintendent, Mississippi, 1912-1920. Bookkeeper and accountant, 1920-1925. Bond clerk State Treasurer’ General’ s Office, Mississippi, 1929-1935.
Deputy state treasurer of Mississippi, 1935. State treasurer, 1936-1940, 1944-1948, 1952-1956. Vice president Deposit Guaranty Bank & Trust Company, from 1956.