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Petroleum company executive

Charles Gaylon Sones, American Petroleum company executive. Decorated Bronze Star. First lieutenant C.E., Army of the United States, 1943-1946; captain United States Air Force, 1950-1952; Member Golfcrest Country Club.

Background

Sones, Charles Gaylon was born on February 5, 1922 in Marshall, Texas, United States. Son of Henry Jackson and Roxie (Williams) Sones.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1946.

Career

With, Texaco Inc., Houston, 1947;with, Adams Resources & Energy Inc. (formerly American Dental Association Resources), Houston, since 1948;executive vice president, Adams Resources & Energy Inc. (formerly American Dental Association Resources), Houston, since 1962;director, Adams Resources & Energy Inc.

(formerly American Dental Association Resources), Houston, since 1970. Director Bayou City Barge Lines Inc., Houston, Plastics Universal Corporation, Barbourville, Kentucky, Ada Crude Oil Corporation. Vice-president, director Svc.

Transport Company, Houston. Vice president Adams Petroleum Center, Houston, since 1970. President, director Classic Coal.

Religion

It is vital to meet and worship with other Christians in order to grow in the Christian life and to understand what is God's will for people and for their communities.

Politics

There is a large range of issues where Church should interact with politics in such areas as poverty and inequality, environmental issues, nuclear and chemical weapons and the harm caused by use of drugs and drinking.

Views

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Membership

First lieutenant C.E., Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Captain United States Air Force, 1950-1952. Member Golfcrest Country Club.

Connections

Married Lillian Pilat, September 4, 1948. Children: Charles R., Kenneth W., Robert A.

father:
Henry Jackson Sones

mother:
Roxie (Williams) Sones

spouse:
Lillian Pilat

child:
Charles R. Sones

child:
Kenneth W. Sones

child:
Robert A. Sones