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Thorne Gregory

banker.

Thorne Gregory, American banker.

Background

Gregory, Thorne was born on December 25, 1928 in Halifax, North Carolina, United States. Son of Fletcher Harrison and Boyd (Thorne) Gregory.

Education

Graduate School Banking, 1960.

Career

Officer, 1973-1982; director Coastal Lumber Company, Weldon, North Carolina Mem. Bankers Association (dir.

Membership

Member North Carolina House of Representatives, 1961-1969, Chairman of Commission on federal and interstate cooperation, 1963-1969, Chairman of Commission banks and banking, 1965, Chairman of Commission on finance, 1969. Member Committee on National Highway Policy, North Carolina Committee on Aviation, North Carolina Advisory Budget Committee, North Carolina Board Higher Education, Rex Hospital Foundation, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission. Served to First lieutenant United States Air Force, 1952-1956.

Member North Carolina Bankers Association (director), chairman government relations council 1975-1982, president 1981-1982), Wilson Chamber of Commerce (director), Order of Gimghoul, Zeta Psi, St. Andrews Society. Clubs: Country of North Carolina (Pinehurst).

Connections

Married Hester Lockett, February 23, 1957. Children: Hester Elizabeth, Boyd Wynn, Ann Harrison, Thorne.

father:
Fletcher Harrison Gregory

mother:
Boyd (Thorne) Gregory

spouse:
Hester Lockett

children:
Hester Elizabeth Gregory

Boyd Wynn Gregory

Ann Harrison Gregory

Thorne Gregory