Object Type: Record
In Collection: Oral History Digital Collection
Oral history.; Alonzo Daniels was born in 1913, in Pearlington, Mississippi. In 1918, Daniels' family moved to Bay St. Louis. Mr. Daniels attended Valena C. Jones Public School in Bay St. Louis through tenth grade. In 1931, he graduated from St. Rose de Lima Catholic School in Bay St. Louis. He attended the Mississippi School of Business in Gulfport, Mississippi, and also North Carolina Central University in Durham, North Carolina. He served in the Navy during World War II. For thirty-nine years, Mr. Daniels worked for Universal Life Insurance Company until his retirement.