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Arthur Lee Jackson

Arthur Lee Jackson, American textile company executive.

Background

  • Jackson, Arthur Lee was born on January 6, 1927 in King's Mountain, North Carolina, United States. Son of Thompson Wood and Beulah (Fleming) Jackson.

  • Education

    • Student, Westminster College, 1945. Student, Yale University, 1946. Bachelor of Science, North Carolina State University, 1948.

      Postgraduate, University North Carolina, 1954.

    Career

    • With Fieldcrest Mills, Inc., Eden, North Carolina, from 1948, executive vice president, from 1981. Director Fieldcrest Foundation, Eden., since 1971, Delaware Valley Wool Scouring Company, Philadelphia. Member cooton and economic affairs committees American Textile Manufacturers Institute, Inc., Washington, since 1983.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Chairman board trustees Morehead Memorial Hospital, Eden, 1973. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member National Cotton Council (delegate, director), North Carolina Textile Manufacturers Association (president 1981-1982, director), Georgia Textile Manufacturers Association Clubs: Meadow Greens Country (Eden).

    Union (New York City). Green Island Country. Big Eddy (Columbus, Georgia).

    Chatmoss Country (Martinsville, Virginia). Capital City (Raleigh, North Carolina).

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Dodd, June 19, 1952. Children: Laura Jackson Owens, Ellen, Ann Jackson Ullman, Amy.
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    Born January 6, 1927
    Died June 30, 2000
    (aged 73)
    • 1945
      Westminster College
    • 1946
      Yale University
    • 1948
      North Carolina State University
    • 1954
      University North Carolina