"People You Know"
14 March 1952 Lexington Progress

The name of John Wadley is known to most Henderson Countians as Mr. Wadley has been in business here for the pasat 25 years. A native Henderson Countian, he was born April 19, 1891. He has been in the clothing and dry goods business since entering business for himself. Mr. Wadley is president of the Central State Bank and a member of the Board of Stewards of the First Baptist Church. He was married to the former Eva Edwards on May 19, 1920. He is the son of the late F.H. and Jennie Wadley. He attended Lexington High, is a member of the American Legion, Lions Club and the Henderson County Business Club. An illness recently forced Mr. Wadley into partial retirement and he says he intends to try and catch up on fishing this year. But, he adds, not from a boat.

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