BIOGRAPHIES of HENDERSON CO TN

ASA GILES

A resident of Lexington since Feb. 16, 1948, is Asa Giles, manager of the Salant & Salant factories. Born in Cullman, Ala., Aug. 13, 1908, Mr. Giles is a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. W.T. Giles. He attended schools in Lawrenceburg and has also attended a textile engineering school in Washington.

Mr. Giles has been connected with the Salant concern for the past 17 years. On Mar. 1, 1929, he married Miss Myra Chaffin and they have a daughter; Mrs. Martha Ann Hanna. Mr. Giles is a member of the First Baptist Church, the masonic lodge, the Rotary Slub and businessmen's club. He was ordained deacon of the First Baptist Church at Lawrenceburg in 1938.

"People You Know" July April 1952

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