Emery B. Denny
|Emery B. Denny|
November 23, 1892|
Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh, North Carolina
|Died||April 24, 1973(aged 80)|
|Occupation||Chief Justice of North Carolina Supreme Court|
Emery Byrd Denny (November 23, 1892 – April 24, 1973) was an American jurist who served as an associate justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court from 1942 until 1962 and as chief justice of that court from 1962 until 1966.
Prior to his service on the court, he served as mayor of Gastonia from 1929 to 1937. In 1940, Denny managed the successful gubernatorial campaign of J. Melville Broughton and then served as chairman of the North Carolina Democratic Party.
J. Wallace Winborne
|Chief Justice of North Carolina Supreme Court
1962 - 1966
R. Hunt Parker
- "Justices of the Court » Chief Justice Emery B. Denny". North Carolina Supreme Court Historical Society. Retrieved 6 January 2015.
- Gaston & Lincoln Biography Index
- The Constitution of North Carolina