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Municipal official , club executive

JAmes Bryant Horne, American municipal official, club executive. Recipient bronze medal Men's Garden Club Jackson, 1956.

Background

Horne, JAmes Bryant was born on July 29, 1898 in Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States. Son of Waldter Eldridge and Ellen (Rhodriguez) Horne.

Education

Student in public schools, correspondent courses.

Career

Advertising salesman Jackson (Mississippi) Daily News, 1924-1939. Salesman, district manager Mutual Benefit Life Insurance Company, also Reliance Life Insurance Company, Jackson, 1939-1942. Employment counselor, technical analyst United States Employment Service, 1942-1943.

President director Stonewall Cotton Mills, Mississippi, 1943-1945. Personnel & safety director Stedman Company, Beaumont, Texas, 1945-1946. Public relations director, secretary to Civil Service Commission, assistant to mayor City of Jackson, from 1947.

Religion

People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform people, and so they should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.

Politics

God has made believers one in Christ, clothed in the righteousness of Christ, and uniquely qualified to stand together in faith.

Views

As human beings people find themselves as part of an unjust, sinful and violent world, which we may feel individually helpless to change. If we accept forgiveness, God can enable us to resist evil and to live life to the full.

Membership

Member executive committee Community Service Council. Governor Jackson Community Chest, from 1958, Jackson Symphony Orchestra, from 1958. Member finance committee Jackson Opera Guild, from 1950.

Member Garden Writers Association American, Men's Garden Clubs American (president 1962), Jackson Personnel Executives Association, Jackson Chamber of Commerce, National Society Public Administration, Governor Public Relations Association, Public Relations Association Mississippi, American Advertising Club, Mississippi Advertising Club, Jackson Advertising Club, others.

Connections

Married Lena James, June 2, 1929. 1 son, James Bryant.

father:
Waldter Eldridge Horne

mother:
Ellen (Rhodriguez) Horne

spouse:
Lena James