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David Lawrence Allison Edit Profile

also known as David Lawrence Screws

Graphic designer

David Lawrence Allison, American graphic designer. Named Kentucky Colonel.


Allison, David Lawrence was born on June 13, 1945 in Craig Field, Alabama, United States. Son of Charles Beverly and Marguerite (Allison) Screws.


Bachelor in Political Science, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1981.


Special hazards fire protection engineer, Grinnell Corporation, Dallas and Providence, 1969-1971;planning technician department planning & development, City of Dallas, Texas, 1971-1991;manager technical services, City of Dallas, 1991-1997;graphic designer Geography Information Sys. department planning and development, City of Dallas, since 1997. Owner Allison Photo-Graphics, Carrollton, Texas, 1983-1986.


  • Other Work

    • Appeared in: (tv and movies) Walker-Texas Ranger, Dallas-The Early Years, Thompson's Last Run, When Dreams Come True, Dallas, The Magic Dirt Bike, Peyton Place-The Next Generation, Stormin' Home, Jessie Owens' Story, others.


Lecturer in history. Member American Rifle Association (endowment), Sons of Confederate Veterans (past Commander General W.L. Cabell Camp 1313, past adjutant, chaplain, past Commander General de Polignac Camp 1648, past Commander North Texas Brigade, corporations Commander Army of Trans-Mississippi), Sons Union Veterans of the Civil War (past Commander Lone Star Camp. Past Commander, chaplain, secretary, treasurer Department of Southwest), Sons of the American Revolution (past president, chaplain Arlington chapter), Military Order Stars and Bars (head aide-de--camp Army of Trans-Mississippi), Texas Public Workers Association (CWA/6100 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: history, travel, geography, computers, photography.


Married Betty Kay Kelley. Step son Joshua Wesley Cochran.

Charles Beverly Screws

Marguerite (Allison) Screws

Betty Kay Kelley