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Banker

Joseph Ashby Jennings, American banker. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member Finance Analysts Federation (past executive vice president, director), Phi Beta Kappa, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Theta, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Background

Jennings, Joseph Ashby was born on August 12, 1920 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of Joseph Ashby and Leone (Bishop) Jennings.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Richmond, 1949. Doctor of Science (honorary), University Richmond, 1980. Graduate certificate, Rutgers University, 1952.

Doctor of Laws (honorary), Virginia Union University, 1991.

Career

With United Virginia Bank, Richmond, 1949-1985, vice president, 1956-1966, senior vice president, 1966-1967, executive vice president, 1967-1971, president, 1971, chairman board, 1972-1985. Also director; vice chairman board United Virginia Bankshares, Inc., 1972-1975, president, 1975-1976, chief administrative officer, 1972-1976, chairman board, chief executive officer, 1976-1985, chairman board, 1985-1986.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member Finance Analysts Federation (past executive vice president, director), Phi Beta Kappa, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Theta, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Connections

Married Anne Barrow Hatcher, October 29, 1960. Children: Joseph Ashby III, Ashby Anne.

father:
Joseph Ashby Jennings

mother:
Leone (Bishop) Jennings

spouse:
Anne Barrow Hatcher

children:
Joseph Ashby III Jennings

Ashby Anne Jennings