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Francis Williamson McCorkle

Francis Williamson McCorkle, American manufacturing executive. Decorated Air medal with 3 oak leaf clusters. Institutional representative Long Horn council Boy Scouts American, Cleburne, Texas, since 1984; deacon Baptist Church; director United Way, 1980—1983; Member of Cleburne Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis, Young Men’s Christian Association, Elks, Masons.

Background

  • McCorkle, Francis Williamson was born on July 16, 1922 in Godley, Texas, United States. Son of Fred Francis and Ella Mae (Williamson) McCorkle.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Commerce, Texas Christian University, 1949.

    Career

    • Assistant secretary and assistant treasurer Limestone Products Company, Cleburne, Texas, 1950—1953, Texas Lime Company, 1953—1962. Assistant secretary Ranguire Corporation, 1962—1963, vice president and secretary, since 1963. Board director Cadenhead-Ranguire, Fort Worth.

      Board director and secretary Texas Lime Company, Cleburne, Arkansas Lime Company, Batesville, Virginia Lime Company, Pearisburg, Carson Lime Company, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania. Sergeant United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945, England.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Institutional representative Long Horn council Boy Scouts American, Cleburne, Texas, since 1984. Deacon Baptist Church. Director United Way, 1980—1983.

    Member of Cleburne Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis, Young Men’s Christian Association, Elks, Masons.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Alice Barr, November 12, 1949. Children: Drusilla Nell McCorkle Marshall, Frances Melinda McCorkle Rosser.
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    Born July 16, 1922
    • 1949
      Texas Christian University
    • 1950 - 1953
      Assistant, secretary and assistant treasurer Limestone Products Company
      Cleburne, Texas, United States
    • 1953 - 1962
      Assistant, secretary and assistant treasurer Limestone Products Company

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