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Charles William Mcdavid

steel company executive , mayor

Charles William Mcdavid, American steel company executive, mayor. Recipient 20 Year commendation Texas Technology Loyalty Fund, 1968; named Central Texas Engineer of Year, 1970. Registered profile engineer, Texas. Member Texas, National societies professional engrs., Cen-Tech Exes (past president), Central Texas Genealogical Society, S.A.R. (Texas vice president 1971-1972), Tau Beta Pi.; Rotarian.; Club: Ridgewood Country (Waco).

Background

Mcdavid, Charles William was born on September 21, 1914 in Waxahachie, Texas, United States. Son of William Allen and Alice (Gibson) Doctor of Medicine.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering, Texas Technology U., 1938.

Career

With Central Texas Iron Works, Waco, 1938-1972, assistant manager sales, 1959-1966, manager production control, 1966-1972. Mayor pro tem City of Waco, 1971, mayor, 1972. Instructor engineering Texas Agricultural and M U., 1942-1943.

Chairman, Waco Tornado Cleanup Task Force, 1953. Loaned executive United Fund Drive, Waco, 1966. Chairman Plumbing Board Waco, 1968.

Member Planning Commission Waco, 1969, Waco City Council, 1969-1972. Secretary-treasurer Heart of Texas Council of Govts.

Membership

Member Texas, National societies professional engrs., Cen-Tech Exes (past president), Central Texas Genealogical Society, S.A.R. (Texas vice president 1971-1972), Tau Beta Pi. Rotarian.; Club: Ridgewood Country (Waco).

Connections

Married Katrina Louise Brewer, January 30, 1938. Children: William Terry, Martha Jane (Mistress.

father:
William Allen Doctor of Medicine

mother:
Alice (Gibson) Doctor of Medicine

spouse:
Katrina Louise Brewer

children:
William Terry Mcdavid

Martha Jane (Mrs Mcdavid