Archibald "Arch" Jesse Gainer and wife, Elizabeth "Jennie" Porter. Arch was born 4 April 1868, the son of Walter R. and Sarah Martin Gainer and grandson of William and Jane Watts Gainer. He served as Bay Conty commissioner from 1913-1915 and 1919-1921. He was in the cattle and naval store industry, and was the vice-president of the West Florida Naval Store Company of Pensacola. He died on 1 December 1955 and was buried beside his wife in the Southport Community Cemetery.
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