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Richard Edward Hodges

Richard Edward Hodges, American utility company executive. Member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering, West Virginia Society Professional Engineers.

Background

  • Hodges, Richard Edward was born on March 14, 1903 in Alderson, West Virginia, United States. Son of Richard Allen and Maude (Hill) Hodges.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, West Virginia University, 1926. Graduate Advanced Management Program, Harvard, 1953.

    Career

    • D. N. Mohler, Junior), Martha M. (wife of Doctor William Katz), Stephen M. Began career with Appalachian Power Company, 1926-1927. With Kentucky Power Company, 1927-1948, general manager, 1943-1948. Manager Charleston division Appalachian Power Company, 1948-1954, assistant general manager, Roanoke, Virginia, 1954-1960, vice president, general manager, since 1960, director.

      Vice-president, director Central Appalachian Coal Company, since 1960, Central Coal Company, since 1960, West Virginia Power Company, since 1950, Kanawba Valley Power Company, since 1948. Vice president, general manager, director Central Operating Company, since 1960. Vice president Franklin Real Estate Company, since 1960.

      Director American Electric Power Service Corporation, Kingsport Utilities, Incorporated. Vice president of Roanoke Symphony Society, since 1948. Registered profile engineer, West Virginia.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering, West Virginia Society Professional Engineers. Clubs: Roanoke Country, Shenandoah (Roanoke).

    Connections

    • Married Marian McQueen, June 7, 1927. Children: Richard Edward, Harriet (wife of Doctor.
    • father: Richard Allen Hodges
    • mother: Maude (Hill) Hodges
    • spouse: Marian McQueen
    • children: Richard Edward Hodges
    • Harriet (wife of Dr Hodges
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    Died September 27, 1962
    (aged 59)
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