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William Arthur Hicks

banker

William Arthur Hicks, American banker. Member advisory committee Little Rock office. Reconstruction Finance Corporation Former president Arkansas Children’s Home Society (erected $200,000 free hospital for crippled children); Member American Bankers Association (executive council), Arkansas Bankers Association (president 1923).; Mason.

Background

Hicks, William Arthur was born on October 12, 1880 in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States. Son of William Henry and Mary Oliia (Diehl) Hicks.

Education

Educational public schools.

Career

; children—Marian, Nellie Louise. Stenographer, 1898-1899. Railroad accountant, 1900-1904.

Chief clerk and system organizer for Waters, Pierce Oil Corporation, 1905-1906. Credit and sales manager H. W. Johns-Manville Company, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1907-1908. Returned to Little Rock and engaged in banking business since 1913.

Now chairman Peoples National Bank.

Membership

Member advisory committee Little Rock office. Reconstruction Finance Corporation Former president Arkansas Children’s Home Society (erected $200,000 free hospital for crippled children). Member American Bankers Association (executive council), Arkansas Bankers Association (president 1923).

Connections

Married Nellie Miller, November 6, 1901 (deceased. Children: Marian, Nellie Louise.

father:
William Henry Hicks

mother:
Mary Oliia (Diehl) Hicks

spouse:
Nellie Miller

children:
Marian Hicks

Nellie Louise Hicks