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William F. Hankins

William F. Hankins, American telecommunications executive. Chairman State of Mississippi Savings Bond Program, Department of Treasurer, 1981-1982. Member American Industrial Development Association (director), Southern Industrial Development Association, Mississippi Industrial Development Association (president), Newcomen Society, Lions.

Background

  • Hankins, William F. was born on March 2, 1938 in Greenwood, Mississippi, United States. Son of William B. Hankins and Rubye (Crawford) Ferguson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Business, Mississippi State University, 1960. Master of Business Administration, Southern Methodist University, 1976.

    Career

    • President Bantel Jackson. President, owner Cellular Communications, Jackson.

    Works

    • Author: Creative Industrial Financing for Local Communities, 1978.

    Politics

    The state cannot control the church, nor should the church attempt to dominate the state. However, religious expression should be present in public life.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    The human race, with an acceptance of Christ, is destined to inherit a condition and quality of life that is beyond the imaginations of man.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    There are different understandings about the Bible's authority in our lives. The task of every believer is to use different Bible translations and commentaries in order to discover the word of God.

    Membership

    Chairman State of Mississippi Savings Bond Program, Department of Treasurer, 1981-1982. Member American Industrial Development Association (director), Southern Industrial Development Association, Mississippi Industrial Development Association (president), Newcomen Society, Lions.

    Connections

    • Married Sarah Glynn McPherson, August 14, 1962. Children: William F. Junior, David D., Amanda.
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    • 1960
      Mississippi State University
    • 1976
      Southern Methodist University