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Advertising and public relations executive

Donald C. Deaton, American advertising and public relations executive. Recipient Gold Quill awards International Association Business Communicators, 1984. Trustee Lees College, Jackson, Kentucky, 1972-1978.


Deaton, Donald C. was born on January 12, 1937 in Jackson, Kentucky, United States. Son of John Jay and Josephine M. (Morris) Deaton.


Bachelor in Journalism, University Kentucky, Lexington, 1959.


Assistant Sunday editor Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 1959-1966. Account executive Hill & Knowlton Incorporated, New York York City, Nassau, Bahamas, 1966-1969, vice president New York City, 1969-1973. Director advertising public information Georgia Power Company, Atlanta, 1973-1974.

Senior vice president, regional manager Hill & Knowlton, Inc., 1974-1980. Senior vice president, director communications J. Walter Thompson Group, Incorporated, New York York City, 1980-1983. Senior vice president, manager crisis communications Hill & Knowlton, Inc., 1984-1986, senior vice president, deputy managing director, 1986-1988, senior vice president, managing director, from 1988.


Everyone needs salvation. Everyone can reach salvation.


The separation of church and state has guaranteed the diversity of religious expressions and the freedom to worship God according to each person’s conscience. However, separation of church and state permit interaction.


All Christians can seek to create a way of life deliberately designed to overcome evil with good and to promote justice for all.


Trustee Lees College, Jackson, Kentucky, 1972-1978.


Married Patricia S., November 22, 1958. 1 child, Lara.

John Jay Deaton

Josephine M. (Morris) Deaton

Patricia S.

Lara Deaton