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Herbert Sanford Walters

banker , Democratic National committeeman

Herbert Sanford Walters, American banker, Democratic National committeeman. member state Democratic Executive Committee, 1934-1937, chairman, 1940-1944, and since 1953. Chairman Morristown Water & Electric Light Commissioners, 1944-1947.; Member Morristown Chamber of Commerce (president 1945). Trustee King College, Bristol, Tennessee, treasurer King College endowment funds. Trustee U. Tennessee, Knoxville, from 1962,; Mason. Elk.

Background

Walters, Herbert Sanford was born on November 17, 1891 in Leadville, Tennessee, United States. Son of John Milo and Lula (Franklin) Walters.

Education

Student Carson Newman College, Jefferson City, Tennessee, 1907-1908. Castle Heights, 1909-1910, University of Tennessee, 1917.

Career

Engineering department C.M. & St.P. Railway, Milwaukee, 1911-1914, Illinois Central R.R., Chicago, 1914-1916. Partner, Harrison Walters & Prater, Morristown, Tennessee, 1926, president Walters & Prater, Inc., general contractors, from 1922. President Hamilton National Bank, Morristown, Tennessee, from 1946 (director from 1933, president 1934-1935, Chairman of the Board 1936-1945).

Commissioner State Department Highways and Public Works, Nashville, 1934-1935. Vice-president, director Concrete Materials, Inc., from 1947. Director C&S Constitution Company, Tennessee Natural Gas Lines, Inc., Hamilton National Bank Knoxville from 1947, Hamilton National Associates, Chattanooga from 1945, E. Tennessee Natural Gas Company from 1947, Nashville Gas & Heating Company.

Executive vice president, 1949-1950, Chairman of the Board, from 1962. National Democratic Committeeman from Tennessee, 1945-1947, 1956. Member state Democratic Executive Committee, 1934-1937, chairman, 1940-1944, and since 1953.

Chairman Morristown Water & Electric Light Commissioners, 1944-1947.

Membership

Member state Democratic Executive Committee, 1934-1937, chairman, 1940-1944, and since 1953. Chairman Morristown Water & Electric Light Commissioners, 1944-1947. Member Morristown Chamber of Commerce (president 1945).

Trustee King College, Bristol, Tennessee, treasurer King College endowment funds. Trustee U. Tennessee, Knoxville, from 1962. Mason. Elk.

Connections

Married Sarah Ruckman Lockridge, July 23, 1928.

father:
John Milo Walters

mother:
Lula (Franklin) Walters

spouse:
Sarah Ruckman Lockridge