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Earl Lawson McEver Edit Profile

engineering and construction firm executive

Earl Lawson McEver, American engineering and construction firm executive. Member Sharpstown Civic Association, Houston, since 1977. Served with United States Air Force, 1944-1945. Member American Society of Civil Engineers.

Background

McEver, Earl Lawson was born on October 26, 1926 in McGregor, Texas, United States. Son of Thomas Jones and Mary Edna (Lawson) master of Civil Engineering.

Education

Student, Oklahoma State University, 1944-1946;student, International Corresponding School, 1950-1952.

Career

Industrial engineer, Lone Star Gas Company, Temple, Texas, 1948-1949;assistant city engineer, City of Temple, 1949-1951;engineer, designer, Brown & Root, Inc., Houston, 1951-1954;engineering design group leader, Brown & Root, Inc., Houston, 1954-1960;project engineer, Brown & Root, Inc., Montreal, 1960-1961;chief mechanic engineer, Brown & Root, Inc., Montreal, 1961-1963;project manager, Brown & Root, Inc., Houston, 1963-1966;chairman, president, chief Executive officer, McEver Engineering Inc., Houston, 1966-1977;president, SMC McEver Inc., Houston, since 1977.

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

Every human being regardless of its race, gender or sexual orientation should have all human and civil rights.

Views

Small groups inside the Methodist Church should be developed. Thus all members of “societies” could receive support and be challenged in their faith.

Membership

Member Sharpstown Civic Association, Houston, since 1977. Served with United States Air Force, 1944-1945. Member American Society of Civil Engineers.

Clubs: Riverbend Country, Golfcrest Country.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: golf.

Connections

Married Janette Pearl Clower, September 9, 1948 (divorced 1972). Children: Michael, Darrell, David, Diane. Married Patricia Ann Wilson, June 1, 1986 (divorced 1988).

father:
Thomas Jones McEver

mother:
Mary Edna (Lawson) McEver

spouse:
Janette Pearl Clower

child:
Michael McEver

child:
Darrell McEver

child:
David McEver

child:
Diane;m. Patricia Ann Wilson McEver

child:
June 1 McEver

child:
1986 McEver (divorced 1988)