Richard Brist
  Mountain States? roots run deep in West Virginia?s land and timber industry. Mr. R.P. "Dick" Grist began purchasing land and timber in West Virginia?s southern coal fields in 1949. A graduate of the Iowa State Forestry School, Mr. Grist was a driving force in the industry until his retirement in 1992.

     Mr. Grist?s three sons and his son-in-law graduated from the West Virginia University School of Forestry in the 1970?s. Robert, founder of Grist Lumber, Inc., is now retired after nearly 20 years in the hardwood lumber business. Mike continues his 30 year career with a major forest products company with operations in West Virginia. Son-in-law, Ed, works as a forester in Illinois.

Contact Richard Brist

Mountain State Lawn & Timber Inc
PO Box 669
Lewisburg, West Virginia  24901
Phone: 304-392-6087
Cell Phone: 304-646-8837
Fax: 304-645-7698


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