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Ford R. Hale, was American accountant. Certified Public Accountant, Texas, Oklahoma. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (honorary, 40-year award 1988), Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (executive committee 1968-1969, vice president 1970-1971, trustee educational foundation, president 1975-1977, Hurst fellow 1979), Chapparral Club, Summit Club.

Background

Hale,, Ford R. was born on April 28, 1918 in Nacogdoches, Texas, United States. Son of Ford Rutland and Valeta (Windham) Hale.

Education

Bachelor in Accounting, Stephen F. Austin State University, 1939. Postgraduate, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1940. Master of Business Administration in Accounting, Northwestern University, 1941.

Career

Instructor accounting, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical U., College Station, 1941-1944;accountant, Oil Well Supply Company, Dallas, 1944-1945;staff accountant, W.O. Ligon & Company Certified Public Accountants, Dallas, 1945-1947;partner, W.O. Ligon & Company Certified Public Accountants, Dallas, 1947-1955;partner, Dranguet, Foote & Company Certified Public Accountants, Dallas, 1955-1957;partner, Ford R. Hale & Company Certified Public Accountants, Dallas, 1958-1974;senior partner, Hale & Company Certified Public Accountants, Dallas, 1975-1982;retired, Dallas, since 1982. Consultant, Tyler, Texas.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, Texas, Oklahoma.

Religion

God gives us the Holy Spirit, and when we respond, there is no limit to what the grace of God is able to do in a human life.

Politics

The commitment of individual Christians to work for social and political change should be recognized as a fully legitimate form of Christian discipleship.

Views

As human beings people are a part of a cruel and violent and unjust world that feels like it cannot be changed. By accepting forgiveness and liberation, God enables to resist evil and to live life that can make this world a better place.

Membership

Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (honorary, 40-year award 1988), Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (executive committee 1968-1969, vice president 1970-1971, trustee educational foundation, president 1975-1977, Hurst fellow 1979), Chapparral Club, Summit Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, golf, spectator sports.

Connections

Married Ellen Murray, June 18, 1944. Children: Ford R. III, Margaret Murray.

father:
Ford Rutland Hale,

mother:
Valeta (Windham) Hale,

spouse:
Ellen Murray

children:
Ford R. III Hale,

Margaret Murray Hale,