Obituary

Obituary

William R. Pirsch

William R. Pirsch, president and general manager of Peter Pirsch Sons Co., died on October 18 after a brief illness. He was 81.

Pirsch had been associated with the company since 1910. He became a partner and general manager in 1919. In December 1946, he was named vice president and then treasurer upon incorporation of the company. He became president in July 1954.

Obituary

Obituary

TROY, ALA.—FIRE Chief E. L. Mitcham, for almost twenty years head of the Troy Fire Department, died recently after a long illness. City officials eulogized his devotion to duty. The Commission has named Jeff White as acting chief.