Carlton C. Massey

Carlton Coleman Massey (August 12, 1907 – March 27, 1981) was the first person appointed as the Fairfax County Executive and served in that role for 19 years from March 1952 to March 1971.[1]


  1. Pearson, Richard. "Carlton C. Massey Dies; Executive Guided Fairfax County Expansion." The Washington Post (1974-Current file): B4. ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Washington Post (1877-1995). Mar 31 1981. Web. 12 Apr. 2012.
Preceded by
Randolph M. Loughborough (Acting)
Fairfax County Executive
March 1952 - March 1971
Succeeded by
George J. Kelley, Jr.