Patrick Henry Drewry Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, Virginia. Doctor of Laws, Randolph-Macon College, 1946. Studied law at University of Virginia.
Admitted to Virginia bar, 1901, and began practice at Petersburg. Member board directors Petersburg Savings and American Trust Company, Petersburg.
All human life is sacred and created by God and therefore, we must see all human life as significant and valuable. When governments implement the death penalty, then the life of the convicted person is devalued and all possibility of change in that person’s life ends.
The strong feature of Methodism is the role of local people take for the fabric of church buildings and manses and for the handling of money. They share with ordained ministers the role of setting direction for the churches in a particular area or 'circuit'.
Served as chairman state auditing committee, chairman Economy and Efficiency communications of Virginia and chairman State Advisory Board. Member Virginia Senate, 1912-1920. Member American History Association, Virginia History Society, Sons Confed.
Veterans, Sigma Chi, Phi Beta Kappa, Omicron Delta Kappa. Member board visitors United States Naval College, 1925, 30. Clubs: Petersburg, Country.
Married Mary E. Metcalf, April. Children: Patrick Henry, John Metcalf, William Emmett.