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Electrical contractor

Robert Alexander Gibbons, American electrical contractor.

Background

Gibbons, Robert Alexander was born on November 25, 1920 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. Son of John Jay and Madge Essling (Bethune) Gibbons.

Education

Student, Lenoir Business College.

Career

Principal, board directors Gibbons Electric Company, Lenoir. Board directors Bank of Granite, Lenoir.

Membership

Mayor and councilman, since 1961. Member Governor Advocacy Council, Governor Balance Growth Commission. President, North Carolina League of Municipalities, 1977-1982.

President Lenoir Little League. Deacon 1st Baptist Church, Lenoir. Member Governor of North Carolina Crime Commission, Raleigh.

Member North Carolina League of Cities (president), National Electrical Contractors Association, National League of Cities, Lenoir C. of Chamber (board directors 1956), Lions (president 1960), Masons, Lenoir Country Club (past president).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, fishing, bowling, coins, antiques.

Connections

Married Emily Louise Deal, September 1, 1938. Children: Robert A. Junior, Michael Frederick, Joseph Lindsay.

father:
John Jay Gibbons

mother:
Madge Essling (Bethune) Gibbons

spouse:
Emily Louise Deal

child:
Robert A. Junior Gibbons

child:
Michael Frederick Gibbons

child:
Joseph Lindsay Gibbons