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clothing executive

David Thomas Shirey, American clothing executive.

Background

Shirey, David Thomas was born on August 4, 1932 in Greenville, Texas, United States. Son of Ferrell E. and Mary (Breedlove) Shirey.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Baylor University, 1953. Master of Business Administration, Pepperdine University, 1980.

Career

Director manufacturing Shirey Company, Greenville, Texas, 1953-1968, president, chief executive officer, since 1968. Board directors Century Factors, Dallas.

Membership

Deacon Ridgecrest Baptist Church, Greenville. Advisory board Consumer Product Safety Commission, Washington, 1978-1980. Chairman board Dallas Baptist College, 1958-1972, Greenville Indiana School District, 1960-1971.

Served to captain United States Air Force, 1953-1956. Member American Apparel Association (chairman board), International Apparel Federation (president), Texas Manufacturers Association (chairman board 1976).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, fishing, sailing, mountain climbing.

Connections

Married Johanna Griffin, November 29, 1952. Children: Sheila Patterson, David T., Stewart C.

father:
Ferrell E. Shirey

mother:
Mary (Breedlove) Shirey

spouse:
Johanna Griffin

child:
Sheila Patterson Shirey

child:
David T. Shirey

child:
Stewart C. Shirey