Lee Braxton gave the eulogy at Napoleon Hill's funeral and was his best friend. Best friend relationships always include knowing each others others faults and mistakes. It also generally involves a deep understanding of someone's heart and soul.
Lee was also the long time mentor of Jim Stovall. Jim's father introduced him to Mr Braxton when Jim was in his early 20's and wanted to start his own business.
Lee Braxton's story is included in the book 'Success Through A Positive Mental Attitude by Napoleon Hill and W Clement Stone.
After reading Think and Grow Rich, Braxton set a goal to retire at the age of 50. He surpassed his goal, retiring at the age of 44. During the process, his accomplishments included:
Vice-President of the Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship International;
Mayor of Whiteville, North Carolina;
Chairman of the Board, First National Bank;
President of Braxton Enterprises;
Vice-President Radio Station WENC;
President Citizens Auto Finance Company;
Owner Columbus Finance Company;
Vice-President Braxton-Warren Company;
President Braxton Motor Sales, Inc.
President Braxton Auto Parts, Inc.;
Chairman Public Library Board;
Chairman Columbus County Development Committee;
Member Legislative Committee, "North Carolina League of Municipalities;
Member Executive Committee, 279th District Rotary International;
National Director Oral Roberts Coast-to-Coast Radio Broadcast;
Director Whiteville Merchants Association and Chamber of Commerce;
Director North Carolina Merchants Association.
The bestselling self-help classic that has helped millions—promoting positive mental attitude as a key to personal success.
Your mind has a secret invisible talisman. On one side is emblazoned the letters PMA (positive mental attitude) and on the other the letters NMA (negative mental attitude). A positive attitude will naturally attract the good and the beautiful. The negative attitude will rob you of all that makes life worth living.
Your success, health, happiness, and wealth depend on how you make up your mind!
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