[VA] HOLMES, A. W.
HOLMES, A. W.--Insurance Official.
b. Louisa County, Virginia; s, Anthony T. andMartha C. Holmes; m, Viola H., Feb. 14, 1916;
educ. Waddey’s Academy; Founder and Pres., National Ideal Benefit Soc., Inc., 1921-present;
Chairman, Colored Division, Richmond Community Fund. 3 years; mem, Masons; Pol. Republican;
Relig. First African Baptist Ch. (deacon and trustee); Address, 210 East: Clay St.;
Residence, 16 W Leigh St,, Richmond, Va
He is the founder and head of the National Ideal Benefit Society, Inc., Richmond Virginia.
It was established July 15, 1912. It is a fraternal organization, operating in five States and
the District of Columbia.