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Cyrus Wiley Grandy


Cyrus Wiley Grandy, American banker. Member Newcomen Society N. American.


Grandy, Cyrus Wiley was born on March 22, 1920 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Son of Cyrus Wiley and Mary Carter (Randolph) Grandy.


Student of University Virginia, 1939-1941.


With National Bank Commerce, Norfolk, 1941-1942. With Office Coordinator Information and successor, Office of Strategic Services, 1942-1945. With Investment Corporation Norfolk (company name changed to United Virginia Mortgage Corporation), 1945-1980, vice president, 1956-1964, president, 1964-1972, chairman, 1972-1980.

Vice president Investment Corporation Virginia, 1960-1964, president, 1964-1968. Vice chairman Mutual Assurance Society Virginia (Richmond). Director Charters Development Corporation, United Virginia Bank, Seaboard National, Property Management Corporation, Wythe Corporation, Williamsburg Virginia Trustee, treasurer Norfolk Academy.

Trustee Norfolk General Hospital (president 1968-1970). Vice president Hermitage Foundation, Norfolk Historic Foundation. President, trustee Mary F. Ballentine Home Aged, Norfolk.

Vice president Howard Association, Norfolk. Board directors United Communities Fund Children’s Art Center, Norfolk, Navy Young Men’s Christian Association, Norfolk, Order Cape Henry 1607, Hampton Roads chapter Navy League United States.


Member Newcomen Society N. American. Clubs: Norfolk Yacht and Country, Virginia (president 1962-1964), Harbor (president 1980), Mallory Country (Norfolk).


Married Ann Sterrett, November 13, 1943. Children: Carter Randolph Scott, Cyrus Wiley V., Hatch Dent Sterrett.

Cyrus Wiley Grandy

Mary Carter (Randolph) Grandy

Ann Sterrett

Carter Randolph Scott Grandy

Cyrus Wiley V. Grandy

Hatch Dent Sterrett Grandy