Ura Seeger was one of Warren County's most prominent citizens. Known chiefly for his success as a grain broker and elevator operator, he also served as an Indiana State Senator. He was an elder and Sunday school teacher at the West Lebanon Christian Church. Mr. Seeger was widely celebrated for his philanthropies and financed many educational projects. He gave a substantial gift toward the building of Seeger Memorial Jr.-Sr. High School and helped to finance a library at Milligan College in Johnson City, Tennessee. In his honor, a chapel is named after him on the Milligan campus. Mr. Seeger also donated land for Hanging Rock Christian Church Camp which is located south of West Lebanon, Indiana.