Eugene E. Gray

Term Served

1894 to 1896

Accomplishments in Office

Gray was elected by the Board, not by popular vote. During his administration the city bought the privately owned Winston Water Works and began an expansion program of water and sewer lines throughout Winston.

Personal Life

A successful lawyer and insurance business owner, he was a native of Salem where his father, Robert Gray had served as Mayor.

Gray was also active in a number of civic associations most notably the Salvation Army.

Eugene E. Gray