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daughter, Mrs. Nancy Griffin Person of Greensboro, N. C. Home
address: 105 Sunset Avenue, Louisburg, N. C. Official Address:
Raleigh, N. C.



DAN E. STEWART

DIRECTOR DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT

Dan E. Stewart, Democrat, was born in Johnston County, N. C.
January 25, 1903. Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. James E. Stewart.
Attended grammar school and high school in Coats, N. C, and
Wilkinsburg, Pa.; N. C. State College (now North Carolina
State University at Raleigh), B.E. degree in Electrical Engineer-
ing, 1923. Employed by Westinghouse Electrical Corp. in East
Pittsburgh and South Philadelphia, Pa. for two years; joined
Carolina Power and Light Co., February 1, 1925; served for two
years as Distribution Engineer; for eleven years as Industrial
Power Sales Engineer; transferred to Asheville as Superintend-
ent of Western Division, 1938, and after one year, was made
Assistant Manager of Western Division; transferred to Raleigh.
1943, to set up the Agriculture Development Program, later ex-
panding into Industrial and Community Development; made Mana-
ger, Area Development Dept., 1957; elected Vice President of the
Company, December 15, 1960. President, Raleigh Lions Club, 1936-
1937; District Governor, Lions International (District 31-A,
Western North Carolina), 1940; President, Raleigh Chamber of
Commerce, 1959, and has served as member Executive Commit-
tee. Has served as member Board of Trustees, Campbell College.
Director, Business Development Corporation of North Carolina,
and as Vice Chairman, Urban Redevelopment Commission of
Raleigh. Resigned presidency of Capital Associated Industries,
Inc., and as member Area Development Committee of Edison
Electric Institute after accepting: present position; plans to re-
tain membership in American Industrial Development Council and
Southern Industrial Development Council. Appointed Director.
North Carolina Department of Conservation and Development by
Gov. Dan K. Moore, to succeed Acting Director William P.



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Saunders. Member Hayes Barton Baptist Church; Chairman of
Board, I960; Teacher, Men's Bible Class, since 1938. Married
Mary Louise Patterson of Greensboro. Address: 2704 Fairview
Road, Raleigh, N. C.



HENRY E. KENDALL

CHAIRMAN EMPLOYMENT SECURITY COMMISSION

Henry E. Kendall, Democrat, was born in Shelby, N. C, August
24, 1905. Son of Henry E. and Mary Whitelaw (Wiseman) Kendall.
Attended Shelby Public Schools; N. C. State College, 1922-1926,
B.S. degree in Civil Engineering. Member Pi Kappa Alpha; Theta
Tau Engineering Fraternity; Tau Beta Pi (Scholastic) and Phi
Kappa Phi (Honor) Fraternities. Engineer with Plumer Wiseman
& Co., Danville, Va., 1926-1930; Assistant office manager Dibrell
Bros., tobacconists, Shanghai, China, 1931-1936; engineer, N. C.
State School Commission, Raleigh, N. C, 1937-1942. Commissioned
1st Lt. Engineers Corps, U. S. Army, September 18, 1942; served
twenty months in European Theatre Operations and eight months
in Asiatic Pacific; separated with rank of Lt. Colonel, August 7.
1946. Appointed Chairman, Unemployment Compensation Commis-
sion (now Employment Security Commission) by Governor R.
Gregg Cherry, July 1, 1946; reappointed by Governor W. Kerr
Scott in 1949 for four-year term; reappointed by Governor William
B. Umstead in 1953 for four-year term; reappointed by Governor
Luther H. Hodges in 1957 for four-year term; reappointed by
Governor Terry Sanford, 1961 for four-year term; reappointed by
Governor Dan Moore in 1965 for four-year term. Member Lions
Club; N. C. Society of Engineers; Raleigh Engineers Club; Amer-
ican Legion (member of State Administrative Committee, 1950-
1954 and 1960-1964); member Governor's Executive Committee on
Employment of the Handicapped; Governor's Coordinating Com-
mittee on Aging; Governor's Committee on Status of Women.
Chairman Governor's Advisory Committee on Manpower Develop-
ment and Training Act. Member Executive Committee of the
President's Committee on Employment of the Handicapped, 1957-
67. Mason. Registered Engineer. President General Alumni As-
sociation N. C. State College, 1949-1950; Chairman Executive
Committee Alumni Association, 1950-1951. Vice-President Region



Biographical Sketches 499

IV Interstate Conference of Employment Security Agencies, 1950-
1952, 1958-1959 and 1966-67. President Interstate Conference of
Employment Security Agencies, 1953-1954, 1962-1963. Member
Executive Committee same organization. Listed in Who's Who in
the South and Southwest. Married Eliza Katherine Kerr of
Yanceyville, N. C. Presbyterian. Address: 2814 Exeter Circle,
Raleigh, N. C.



JOSEPH MARVIN HUNT, JR.

CHAIRMAN STATE HIGHWAY COMMISSION

Joseph Marvin Hunt, Jr., Democrat, was born in Greensboro,
N. C, October 19, 1906. Son of Joseph M., Sr., and Pattie (Kirk-
man) Hunt. Attended Riverside Military Academy, graduating
in 1924; attended Duke University. General insurance business.
Vice President, Wimbish Insurance Agency. Past President of the
Greensboro Association of Insurance Agents, Member Greensboro
Sports Council; Greensboro Chamber of Commerce; former mem-
ber Duke University Athletic Council; former Mayor Pro Tern,
Town of Hamilton Lakes; former member Greensboro Special
School Board; Kiwanis Club; Ambassadors Club; Sedgefield
Country Club; Sphinx Club; A. & T. College Board; Chairman
Municipal Study Commission. Representative in the General As-
sembly of 1953, 1955, 1957, 1959 and 1961; Speaker, 1961. Meth-
odist; member Board of Stewards, West Market Street Methodist
Church, 1965-66. Married Grace Boren, October 21, 1933. Chil-
dren: Joseph M. Hunt, III, born July 2, 1939; Etta Elizabeth Hunt,
born August 18, 1947. Address 3308 Starmount Drive, Greensboro.
N. C.



J. W. BEAN

CHAIRMAN NORTH CAROLINA INDUSTRIAL COMMISSION

J. W. Bean, Democrat, was born in Montgomery County. X. C.
December 7, 1893. Son of 0. D. and Annie (Cornelison) Bean.
Attended Montgomery County grammar and high schools; Ether
Academy. Taught two years in a public school. Accepted a posi-



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linn with the Southern Railway as Clerk, 1916, at Spencer, N. C,
and was promoted to various positions, including- General Fore-
man of Southern Railway Supply Department. Identified with
several railroad organizations. Served as alderman and mayor
pro tern of Town of Spencer, N. C. Chairman, Spencer School
Board. 1928-1946. Served as Chairman of the Rowan County
School Board Association and as Chairman of Spencer Precinct
Democratic Executive Committee for a number of years. Secretary
to Rowan County Democratic Executive Committee, 1928-1950.
Member Executive Committee, International Association of Indus-
trial Accident Boards and Commissions, 1959-1960. Reappointed as
member of the North Carolina Governor's Council on Occupational
Health for a three year term by Governor Sanford, January 4.
1962; appointed by Governor Hodges as member of the Atomic
Energy Commission, Sept. 30, 1959. Representative from Rowan
County in the General Assembly of 1933 and 1935. Secured leave-
of-absence from the Southern Railway Company in 1935 for six
months to help organize the North Carolina Works Progress Ad-
ministration as State Director of Labor-Management and Rela-
tions. Appointed by Governor Hoey as a member of the North
Carolina Manpower Commission. Appointed by Governor Brough-
ton as a member of the Selective Service Board of Appeals, Dis-
trict No. 6, serving for the duration of the war. Appointed by
Governor Cherry as a member of a nine-man committee to study
the needs of Area Vocational Schools in North Carolina. Appointed
in May of 1966 by Governor Dan K. Moore as a member of the
Emergency Resources Management Planning Committee. Ap-
pointed by Governor Cherry in 1945 to a one-year term on the
North Carolina Medical Care Commission and reappointed in
L946 for a four-year term. Appointed North Carolina Industrial
Commissioner by Governor Scott on April 1, 1949, to fill two-year
unexpired term; reappointed on May 1, 1951, for full six-year
term. Appointed Chairman North Carolina Industrial Commission
by Governor Hodges on December 22, 1954 and reappointed by
Governor Hodges for a full six-year term on August 15. 1957; re-
appointed by Governor Sanford for six-year term, September 9.
1963. Baptist. Married Annie Stutts of Seagrove. N. C. Three
children: two sons and one daughter. Address: Raleigh. N. C.



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WILLIAM FLYNT MARSHALL, JR.

MEMBER OF NORTH CAROLINA INDUSTRIAL COMMISSION

William Flynt Marshall, Jr., Democrat, was born in Winston-
Salem, N. C. Son of William F., Sr. and Iva Lee (Isaacs) Mar-
shall. Attended Walnut Cove High School; Riverside Military
Academy; University of North Carolina, B.S., 1950; Wake Forest
College School of Law. LL.B., 1960. Lawyer. Member Stokes
County Bar; 17th District Bar; Wake County Bar; N. C. Bar
Association; Kappa Sigma Fraternity; Masonic Lodge. Repre-
sentative from Stokes County in the General Assembly of 1951.
Photographers Mate 2/c, 1946. Member First Presbyterian Church.
Raleigh, N. C. Married Helen Lillian Cantrell, Seaford, Delaware,
1949. One daughter, Elizabeth Lillian (Beth) Marshall. Legal
address: R.F.D. #3, W'alnut Cove, N. C; mailing address: 5808
Chelsea Place, Raleigh. X. C.



FORREST HERMAN SHU FORD, II

MEMBER OF NORTH CAROLINA INDUSTRIAL COMMISSION

Forrest Herman Shuford, IT, Democrat, was born in Gastonia.
N. C, November 3, 1923. Son of Forrest H. and May (Renfrow)
Shuford. Attended Ray Street School, High Point, N. C. Fred Olds
School, Raleigh, N. C. Broughton High School, Raleigh, N. C,
1937-1941; Wake Forest College, 1941-1943; Duke-Wake Forest
Law School, 1944-1946. LL.B. Member of Staff, N. C. Attorney
General, 1947-1949; Attorney-Advisor, U. S. Dept of Labor, 1949-
1953; Deputy Commissioner, N. C. Industrial Commission, 1953-
1962; appointed member of the N. C. Industrial Commission.
December 6, 1962. Member N. 0. State Bar; N. C. Bar Association.
Wake Co. Bar Association; Rotarian. Served in U. S. Army as
private, 1943-1944. Member of Board of Deacons, First Presby-
terian Church, Raleigh, N. 0. Married Grace McDougald Ray, Sep-
tember 7, 1946. Two children: Forrest H. Shuford, HI, age 14.
and May Janice Shuford. age 11. Address: 1211 Dogwood Lane.
Raleigh. N. C.



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ADOLPHUS PILSTON GODWIN, JR.

COMMISSIONER OF MOTOR VEHICLES

Adolphus Pilston Godwin, Jr., Democrat, was born October 6,
1912. Son of A. Pilston and Mable (Hayes) Godwin. Attended
Public Schools, Gatesville, N. C.; Mars Hill College; Campbell
College; Wake Forest College, LL.B. degree, 1937. Lawyer. Ad-
mitted to N. C. Bar, fall term, 1937, Gates County Superior
Court. Entered law practice with father under firm name of
Godwin and Godwin, 1937. Member N. C. Bar Assn. Court Study
Committee, 1955-1965, Chairman, 1964-1965; N. C. Bar Assn.
Board of Governors, 1958-1961, 1963-1964; President, N. C. Bar
Assn., 1965-1966. Special Agent, FBI, 1942-1945. Resumed Law
practice, 1945, and continued to practice at Gatesville, N. C. from
1945 until November 1, 1965. Member N. C. General Statutes
Commission for two separate terms; N. C. State Democratic Exec-
utive Committee, 1946-1966; Board of Trustees, Elizabeth City
State College; International Assn. of Chiefs of Police; Raleigh
Executives Club; past Master, Gatesville Lodge No. 126, AF &
AM. Former President and Chairman, Board of Directors, Tarheel
Bank & Trust, Gatesville, now serving on Board of Directors.
Member N. C. Senate from First Senatorial District, Sessions of
1953 and 1955, and Special Session of 1956. Former member and
teacher, Men's Class, Gatesville Baptist Church. Married Mildred
Vann of Ahoskie, N. C. Children: A. Pilston, III, and Gretchen
Vann Godwin. Address: 2706 Fairview Road, Raleiyh. N. C.



MARVIN RHEM WOOTEN

CHAIRMAN NORTH CAROLINA BOARD OF PAROLES

Marvin Rhem Wooten, Democrat, was born in Clinton, X. C,
May 5, 1928. Son of Henry T., Sr. and Georgia Ann (Kilpatrickl
Wooten. Attended Clinton Public Schools, graduated, 1945; Pres-
byterian Junior College, graduated, 1947, A. A. degree; Wake
Forest College School of Law, LL.B., 1950. Lawyer. Member Phi
Delta Phi, Legal Fraternity; Benevolent and Protective Order of
Elks; Ancient Free and Accepted Masons, past Master Catawku
Lodge #248. Served in Democratic Party as Precinct Chairman.



Biographical Sketches 503

Division Chairman, County Vice Chairman, County Chairman,
Judicial District Executive Committee, Senatorial District Execu-
tive Committee and Congressional Campaign Committee. Served
in U.S. Army, 1950-1953, Sgt., 1st Class. Member Westminster
Presbyterian Church, Hickory, N. C. Married Frances Irene
Arndt, May 25, 1957. One son, Marvin Rhem Wooten, Jr., age
7. Address: 1309 Kingston Ridge Road, Cary, N. C.

WILLIAM HARRIS GIBSON

MEMBER NORTH CAROLINA BOARD OF PAROLES

William Harris Gibson, Democrat, was born in Scotland County,
X. C, April 23, 1908. Son of William Davis and Anna (Seals)
Gibson. Attended Wagram High School, 1914-1925; Wake Forest
College, A.B. degree, 1929, M.A. degree, 1942. Member Society of
Former Special Agents of F.B.I. ; Southern States Probation and
Parole Association; Raleigh Rotary Club. Representative from
Scotland County in the North Carolina General Assembly, 1935.
Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 1942-1956; Direc-
tor of Athletics, Wake Forest College, 1956-1964. Member Ridge
Road Baptist Church, Raleigh, N. C. Married Susan Bradsher
Hester of Roxboro, N. C, 1935. Address: 2209 Lash Avenue.
Raleigh, N. C.

DAVID HOWARD HEPLER

MEMBER NORTH CAROLINA BOARD OF PAROLES

David Howard Hepler, Democrat, was born in Davidson County,
N. C, July 2, 1914. Son of Lacy Everette and Ella (Howard)
Hepler. Attended Fair Grove High School, Thomasville, N. C;
Wake Forest College, 1932-1934. Member Association of Paroling
Authorities; National Council on Crime and Delinquency, Parole
Supervisor, 1942-1943; Parole Investigator, 1943-1956; Adminis-
trative Assistant Board of Paroles, 1956-1960. Appointed to
Board of Paroles by Governor Luther Hodges in 1960; reappointed
to Board by Governor Terry Sanford in 1961 and by Governor
Dan K. Moore in 1965. Member of Southern States Probation and
Parole Commission. Member Gamma Eta Gamma. Baptist. Mar-



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ried Thelma Williams, June 26, 1943. Children: Charlie Everette,
member U. S. Air Force and Shirley Ann. student at East Carolina
College. Legal Address: Route 2, Thomasville. N. C. Home ad-
dress: 1802 Sunset Drive, Raleigh, N. C.

[VIE LAWRENCE CLAYTON

COMMISSIONER OF REVENUE

Ivie Law tence Clayton, Democrat, was born in Roxboro, N. C.
July 12, 1920. Son of Nathaniel R. and Mary (Harris) Clayton.
Attended Roxboro High School, 1937; George Washington Univer-
sity, B.S.. Business Administration, 1942. Enlisted and served in
U.S. Army, 1943-46. Member First Baptist Church of Raleigh;
Member Board of Deacons. Member Raleigh Kiwanis Club Board
of Directors; Board of Directors and Executive Committee Raleigh
United Fund; Executive Committee National Association of Tax
Administrators; Advisory Council Tax Institute of America; past
President and member of Executive Committee Southeastern As-
sociation of Tax Administrators. Married Rebecca Wicker, San-
ford, X. C. November 26, 1955. Children: Ellen Wicker and
Lawrence Wicker. Address: 2108 Dunnhill Drive, Raleigh, N. C.

HUDSON CLATE STANSBURY

DIRECTOR DEPARTMENT OF TAX RESEARCH

Hudson Clate Stansbury, Democrat, was born in Oakvale, Miss..
September 22, 1915. Son of Criss Monroe and Frances Elizabeth
(Farmer) Stansbury. Attended elementary school of La Grange.
Texas. 1922-1929; Copiah-Lincoln Agricultural High School and
Junior College, 1929-1935; University of North Carolina, B.S. in
Commerce. 1947. Member National Tax Association; National As-
sociation of Tax Administrators, Chairman, Research Section.
1959-1960; Tax Institute; Phi Beta Kappa; Beta Gamma Sigma.
Appointed Director Department of Tax Research in September,
1957. Ex-officio member of Tax Review Board and State Board of
Assessment; Secretary to the State Board of Assessment; Secre-
tary to the Tax Study Commissions of 1958 and 1966. Corporal
in United States Army, 1944-1946; participated in Rhineland
and Central European Campaigns as member of 9th Infantry



Biographical Sketches 505

Divison ; awarded Purple Heart. Methodist; member Official
Board of Fairmont Methodist Church of Raleigh, 1955-1966;
Secretary of Official Board, 1957; member Finance Commission.
Married Mary Louise Adams, August 8, 1940. Children : Hudson
Clate Stansbury, Jr. and Crisstine Marianne Stansbury. Address:
2727 Everett Avenue, Raleigh, N. C.

HARRY TRACY WESTCOTT

CHAIRMAN STATE UTILITIES COMMISSION

Harry Tracy Westcott, Democrat, was born in Manteo, N. C,
April 13, 1906. Son of George Thomas and Odessa (Tillett) West-
cott. Attended Manteo Graded School, 1914-1920; Manteo High
School, 1920-1924; North Carolina State University, B.S. degree,
1928. Attended and completed School of Transportation and Mar-
keting conducted by the University of Chicago in cooperation with
the U. S. Department of Agriculture in New York, 1938. President,
Inspectors Association of America, 1941. Marketing Specialist,
N. C. Department of Agriculture, 1936-1948. Administrator, Fed-
eral Marketing Agreement and Order No. 81 States of N. C. and
Virginia. 1H4K. Director of Markets, State of North Carolina,
1948-1950. Appointed by Governor Scott as a member of the
Utilities Commission, March 1, 1950. Reappointed for a term of six
years, February 1, 1951; reappointed in 1957 by Governor Hodges
for a term of six years and appointed Chairman of the Commission
August 1. 1958; reappointed in 1963 for term of eight years, and
reappointed Chairman by Governor Sanford; reappointed Chair-
man of the Commission by Governor Moore, 1965; elected Vice
President. National Association of Railroads and Utilities Com-
missioners. November, 1966. Methodist. Married Helen Rankin
of Gastonia, N. C, March 21, 1942. Two children: Helen Rankin
Westcott; Robert Thomas Westcott. Address: 3046 Granville
Drive. Raleigh. N. C.

THOMAS ROBERT ELLER, JR.

STATE UTILITIES COMMISSIONER

Thomas Robert Eller, Jr., Democrat, was born in Trading Ford.
N. C. August 23, 1923. Son of Thomas Robert, Sr. and Mary



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Lucy (Safley) Eller. Attended Rowan County Schools, graduating
in 1941; University of North Carolina, A.B., 1949; University of
North Carolina Law School, LL.B., 1951. Lawyer. Member North
Carolina Prisons Commission, 1951-1959; State Democratic Execu-
tive Committee, 1954-1959; Chairman Transylvania County Demo-
cratic Executive Committee, 1954-1958; Town Attorney, Brevard.
\. ('.. 1953-1959. Voted "Outstanding Young Man of Transylvania
County". 1955. Member Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity; Delta
Sigma Pi Commerce Fraternity; Order of the Golden Fleece;
Order of the Holy Grail. Served in World War II. 194:5-1945;
entered as Private and commissioned Second Lieutenant on battle-
field; wounded in action in European Theatre and later given med-
ical discharge; served in Korean War, 1951-1952; discharged
from Reserves as Captain.



CLARENCE HUGH NOAH

STATE UTILITIES COMMISSIONER

Clarence Hugh Noah, Democrat, was born in Greensboro, N. C,
February 27, 1900. Son of Zimrie E. and Dena (Bryan) Noah.
Attended Greensboro and Graham Public Schools. 1907-1917;
Greensboro Commercial School, 1917-1918; LaSalle Extension
University of Chicago, 1925-1926; Raleigh Law School. 1928-1931;
North Carolina State College and Wake Forest College, 1929, 1931.
1934, 1957. Lawyer. Chairman National Association of Railroad
and Utilities Commissioners Committee on Rates, Services and
Operations of Transportation Agencies. Member Wake County Bar
Association; I. C. C. Practitioners Association; American Society
of Traffic and Transportation, Inc. Mason. Methodist; member of
Official Board, 1956-1960. Married Lucile Strickland of Nashville.
N. C, October 1, 1932. Twin sons, Hugh Bryan and Van Batchelor.
Address: 1425 Park Drive, Raleigh, N. C.

JOHN WORTH McDEVITT

STATE UTILITIES COMMISSIONER

John Worth McDevitt, Democrat, was born in Marshall, N. C.
April 16, 1913. Son of N. B. and Alice (Hurt) McDevitt. Attended



Biographical Sketches 507

Marshall High School, 1930; Mars Hill College, 1930-1933; West-
ern Carolina College, B.S. degree, 1938; Cornell University, 1943.
Public school teacher, 1931-1935; Alumni Secretary and Bursar of
Western Carolina College, 1937-1948; Administrative Assistant,
Budget Bureau, 1948-1950; State Personnel Director, 1950-1961;
Director Public Relations and Personnel, Home Security Life
Insurance Co., 1961-1965; appointed to Utilities Commission,
February 1, 1966. U. S. Navy, 1943-1945. Baptist. Mason. Married
Rena Forest Joyner, 1937. Children, Alice Rayburn and Jean
Forest. Address: Durham, N. C.



SAMUEL OTIS WORTHINGTON

STATE UTILITIES COMMISSIONER

Samuel Otis Worthington, Democrat, was born in Winterville,
N. C, January 24, 1898. Son of Samuel G. and Lydia Campbell
(Smith) Worthington. Attended rural schools, 1905-1912; Winter-
ville High School, 1912-1917; University of North Carolina, two
years of academic work and two years of law, fall of 1917 through
summer of 1921. Attorney. Served in the Naval Unit of S.A.T.C.
at the University from September 1, 1918 to November 1918.
Served in N. C. State Guard October, 1943 to October, 1944.
Representative from Pitt County in the General Assembly of 1939,
1941, 1943, 1945, 1947, 1949, 1951, 1953 and 1955. Member Phi
Alpha Delta Law Fraternity. Grand Chancellor of the Order of
Knights of Pythias in the State of North Carolina from June,
1930 to July, 1931. Supreme Representative from Domain of
North Carolina to Supreme Lodge Knights of Pythias, 1938-1948.
Member Greenville Exchange Club; Treasurer, N. C. State Ex-
change Clubs, 1953-1955. State Utilities Commissioner, June 1,
1953-December 31, 1954; reappointed June 28, 1955; reappointed
in 1961 for term of six years. Episcopalian. Married Bessie Har-
rison, April 29, 1926. Two children : Lina Hackett Worthington
Mays, Greensboro, N. C, and Samuel Otis Worthington, Jr., Green-
ville, N. C. Three grandchildren, Robert Worthington Mays, Bess
Mays and Lydia Campbell Worthington. Home address: Green-
ville, N. C. Official address: Raleigh, N. C.



ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICIALS APPOINTED

BY HEADS OF DEPARTMENTS.

BOARDS OR COMMISSIONS

(Subject to approval by the Governor)

GILMER ANDREW JONES, JR.

STATE BUDGET OFFICER

(Appointed by the Director Department of Administration)

Gilmer Andrew Jones, Jr., Democrat, was born in Franklin,
Macon County, April 19, 1920. Son of Gilmer A. and Maude E.
(Jacobs) Jones. Attended Macon County Schools, graduated
Franklin High School, Franklin, June, 1935; Brevard Junior
College, 1937-1939; John B. Stetson University, 1946-1947; Uni-
versity of North Carolina, 1947-1949, LL.B. degree. Member X. C.
State Bar Association; Wake County Bar Association; Phi Alpha
Delta Legal Fraternity. Chief, Wildlife Protection Division. Xorth
Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission, 1949-1953; Trial Attor-
ney, State Highway Commission, 1958-1961; Assistant Attorney
General, North Carolina, 1961-1963; member U.S.S. North Caro-
lina Battleship Commission, 1961. Served in U. S. Navy-Air Corps,
active duty, 1940-1945; member Active Reserve, 1945-1963, retired
January 1, 1963 as Commander. Member Fairmont Methodist
Church, Raleigh, N. C. Married Betty Eloise MacCartney, August
2, 1942. Children: Marjorie Eloise Jones and Paul Andrew Jones,
Address: 3033 Lewis Farm Road, Raleigh. N. C.

ALFRED CLEMENTS DAVIS

CONTROLLER STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

(Appointed by the State Board of Education)

Alfred Clements Davis, Democrat, was born in Hillsborough.
X. C, June 27, 1915. Son of James Arthur and Myrtle (Neigh-
bours) Davis. Attended Hillsborough Elementary and High School.

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Biographical Sketches 509

1921-1931; University of North Carolina, 1931-193(5, B.S. degree in
Commerce, 1936. Member North Carolina Education Association;
National Education Association ; American Association of School
Administrators; North Carolina State Employees Association.
Delegate to the White House Conference on Education, 1955;
served on several committees with the United States Office of
Education in development of handbooks in the State Education
Records and Reports series. Employed in the Department of
Public Instruction as Accountant, 1936-1941 and as Director of



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