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Alton Parker Barr, American banker. Member Committee of 100 for Greater Development Birmingham. Trustee Howard College, Birmingham Baptist Hospital; Member American Institute Banking (president Birmingham chapter 1938; member executive council 1946-1949, vice president 1950, president 1951), Alabama Association Credit Executives, Pi Kappa Alpha.

Background

Barr, Alton Parker was born on October 28, 1903 in Tyus, Georgia, United States. Son of George Alfred and Cora Emma (Millican) Barr.

Education

Student Howard College, 1926-1928.

Career

Clerk, First National Bank, Birmingham, Alabama, 1928-1940. Manager loan application section Birmingham Loan Agency, R.F.C., 1940-1943. Became vice-president, director Security Commercial Bank, Birmingham, now president.

Membership

Member Committee of 100 for Greater Development Birmingham. Trustee Howard College, Birmingham Baptist Hospital. Member American Institute Banking (president Birmingham chapter 1938.

Member executive council 1946-1949, vice president 1950, president 1951), Alabama Association Credit Executives, Pi Kappa Alpha. Clubs: Downtown, Rotary.

Connections

Married Mildred Inez Abercrombie, September 5, 1928. Children: James Richard, Robert Edward, Mildred Anne, Jane Ellen.

father:
George Alfred Barr

mother:
Cora Emma (Millican) Barr

spouse:
Mildred Inez Abercrombie

children:
James Richard Barr

Robert Edward Barr

Mildred Anne Barr

Jane Ellen Barr