Party affiliation: Republican
President, director City National Bank, Metropolis, 1943-1972. Vice president Good Luck Glove Company, Carbondale and Metropolis, 1938-1972. Director Peoples National Bank, Paducah Kentucky, First National Bank, Lacenter, Kentucky, Massal County Building & Loan Association Trustee Southern Illinois U., 1949-1951, 53-71, Chairman of the Board, 1969-1971, member University Retirement Board, Champaign and Urbana, Illinois, 1961-1972.
President School District 35, Metropolis, 1925. Named Kentucky colonel, 1957.
Born August 18, 1899