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Robert Stephenson Gallimore

Robert Stephenson Gallimore, American news service executive. Served with United States Army, 1942-1946, PTO; Member Sigma Delta Chi (president Richmond chapter 1973).

Background

  • Gallimore, Robert Stephenson was born on August 29, 1920 in Hong Kong. Came to the United States, 1939. Son of Arthur Raymond and Sarah Gladys (Stephenson) Gallimore.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Wake Forest College, 1943.

    Career

    • Reporter Asheville Citizen, North Carolina, 1946-1949. Newsman Associated Press, Huntington, West Virginia, 1950-1953, Kansas City, Missouri, 1953-1967, chief bureau Richmond, Virginia, 1967-1985.

    Major achievements

    • Avocations: sailing; carpentry.

    Politics

    Christians acting as the salt of the earth and the light of the world have a responsibility to engage their culture, including participating in the political process.

    Religion

    Only adults could be baptized and only by total immersion in water.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    Church members should meet regularly in order to be accountable to each other about how each person is living the Christian life.

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1942-1946, PTO. Member Sigma Delta Chi (president Richmond chapter 1973).

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: sailing; carpentry.

    Connections

    • Married Ida Elizabeth Schreiner, December 25, 1943. Children– Robert Stephenson, Gary Schreiner.
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    Born August 29, 1920
    Died January 3, 1998
    (aged 77)
    • 1943
      Wake Forest College
    • 1946 - 1949
      Reporter Asheville Citizen
      North Carolina, United States
    • 1950 - 1953
      newsman Associate, d Press
      Huntington, West Virginia, United States
    • 1953 - 1967
      newsman Associate, d Press
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1967 - 1985
      newsman Associate, d Press
      Virginia, United States