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Elmer Martin Mantey

food company executive

Elmer Martin Mantey, American food company executive. Trustee John Brown University, 1991-2000. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member of Crescent Club, Rotary.

Background

Mantey, Elmer Martin was born on July 20, 1926 in Malone, Texas, United States. Son of Edward G. and Margaret H. Mantey.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with honors, Bradley University, 1949.

Career

Chemist, plant manager American Petrochem. Company, Minneapolis, 1949—1963, vice president operations, 1963—1966. Vice president Polychem.

Group Whittaker Corporation, Los Angeles, 1966—1969, president textile division, 1969—1971. Chief Executive Officer, president, chairman board directors Flavorite Laboratories Inc., Memphis, 1971—1989. Chairman emeritus; board directors Craig Halum Corporation, 1971—1992.

Board directors A.M. Todd Company, director emeritus. Board directors The Dupps Company. Chairman emeritus Chrichton College.

Membership

Trustee John Brown University, 1991-2000. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member of Crescent Club, Rotary.

Connections

Married Donna May Scritsmier, December 27, 1948. Children: Patricia Mantey Rooks, Carol Mantey Callis, Cynthia Mantey Stockdale.