William Emerson Brock, American candy manufacturer. Recipient Liberty Bell award Chattanooga Bar Association, 1965; Man of Year award Chattanooga Kiwanis Club, 1966; Human Relations award National Conference of Christians and Jews, 1972; Distinguished Alumnus award McCallie School, 1976. Member National Confectionary Association (past vice-president, director), National Society S.A.R. (North Carolina chapter), Sigma Chi.
Chairman board Brock Candy Company, Chattanooga. President Century Company, Chattanooga. Director Provident Life & Accident Insurance Company (both Chattanooga).
Past chairman confectionary industry division Committee Economics Development Chairman organizing committee United Fund Greater Chattanooga, also member Executive Committee Chairman trustee U. Chattanooga. Founding director Community Foundation Greater Chattanooga. Trustee McCallie School, Doctor E. Stabley Jones Foundation.
Born November 5, 1903