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Lavenia Whiddon LaGrone

Lavenia Whiddon LaGrone, American chemist, real estate broker. Named Broker's Excellence award, 1980, Top Real Estate Commission award, 1980; recipient Million Dollar Producer award, 1980-1991.


  • LaGrone, Lavenia Whiddon was born on February 27, 1940. Daughter of James Lewis and Cora Lee (DeLuish) Whiddon.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, Kilgore College, 1960. Bachelor of Science, North Texas State University, 1962.


    • Graduate medical technical Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, 1962, senior technologist special chemistry, 1962—1963. Research chemist, supervisor laboratories, cardiovascular surgery Southwestern Medical School, 1964—1969, Upstate Medical Center, State University of New York, Syracuse, 1969—1970. Research associate supervisor laboratory department surgery University Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 1970—1974, research associate supervisor laboratories pediatrics nephrology, 1974—1995, research associate, supervisor trauma research laboratory, since 1995.

      Member chemical safety committee, 1984—1987. Real estate broker DeLanney & Associates Realtors, 1979—1983. Owner LaGrone & Associates Realtors, since 1983.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Chairman student activities Parent-Teachers Association, Galveston, Texas, 1976—1977. Member of Multiple Listing Service (budget committee, Master of Library Science committee), Galveston Board Realtors, Texas Association Realtors, National Association Realtors, American Society Clinical Pathologists (registered medical technologist), Business and Professional Women's Club (public relations officer 1985-1986, chairman Young Careerist award 1987, chairman Woman of Year award 1989, scholar committee 1988), Phi Theta Kappa.


    • Married Doyle W. LaGrone, June 26, 1959 (divorced September 1965). 1 child Russell Randal.
    • father: James Lewis Whiddon
    • mother: Cora Lee (DeLuish) Whiddon
    • spouse: Doyle W. LaGrone
    • child: Russell Randal LaGrone
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    Born February 27, 1940
    • 1960
      Kilgore College
    • 1962
      North Texas State University
    • 1962
      Graduate medical technical Baylor University Medical Center
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1964 - 1969
      research chemist
    • 1969 - 1970
      research chemist
      Syracuse, New York, United States
    • 1970 - 1974
      research associate, supervisor laboratory department surgery University Texas Medical Branch
      Galveston, Texas, United States
    • 1984 - 1987
      member, chemical safety committee
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