Party affiliation: Republican
With Leaksville Woolen Mills, since 1917, successively general superintendent, vice president, Chairman of the Board, 1917-1929, board chairman, president, since 1929. Executive vice-president, director Brunswick Navigation Company, 1924-1953. Director Charlotte branch Federal Reserve Bank Richmond, 1927-1933.
Now director Chatham Manufacturing Company Trustee, vice chairman, principal officer John Motley Morehead Foundation, since 1945. Director Business Foundation U. North Carolina, since 1947.
Born October 19, 1894