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James A. Knight

James A. Knight, American manufacturing executive. Board directors & treasurer United Way, Jackson, 1970—1976; Member of Country Jackson Club, Sigma Chi, Pi Tau Sigma.

Background

  • Knight, James A. was born on April 13, 1927 in Kendallville, Indiana, United States. Son of V. C. and Velma (Cain) Knight.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1951. AB, Beloit College, 1951.

    Career

    • Chairman board Heat Controller Inc., Jackson, Michigan, from 1955. Owner Lord and Emerson Company, from 1965, MKM Ltd., Jackson, from 1979. Director Addison Products Company, Michigan, from 1965.

      With United States Navy, 1944-1946.

    Politics

    God, in His permissive will, may allow political leaders, both in biblical times and the present day, to enact policies that are opposed to His revealed will.

    Religion

    Salvation can be achieved through deep and sincere believe in God.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    All Christians need to be familiar with the Bible, that contains a wide variety of literature, including history, law, poetry, gospels, letters, polemic, stories and apocalyptic visions, and try to immerse themselves in it.

    Membership

    Board directors & treasurer United Way, Jackson, 1970—1976. Member of Country Jackson Club, Sigma Chi, Pi Tau Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Faith Speckhard, November 22, 1958. Children: James A., Lisa, Gerald, David, Carol.
    James A. Knight
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    Died March 1, 1999
    (aged 71)
    • 1951
      Purdue University
    • 1951
      Beloit College