William Powell Hooper obit
WILLIAM POWELL HOOPER William Powell Hooper was born October 19, 1882 on a farm in Buckingham County, Va. He is the son of Willie A. and Powell Hooper^ and spent the first sixteen years of his life on his fathers farm in his native county; In 1898 he entered high school in Union County, Ohio, graduating m 1902. In 1903 he graduated from Massey Business College, College, of Richmond, Va. In the fall of 1904 he entered entered the freshman class of Washington and Lee University of Lexington, Va., and graduated from that university in-1908 receiving the A. B. degree. Since graduating he has taught continuously, two years at Paconian Springs, Va., and one year m, Missouri. In 1911 he was elected principal of the Oak high school and at present is. serving'his first year in that capacity. . Religiously he is a Presbyterian and 'politically a Democrat. '