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Francis Williamson McCorkle

manufacturing executive

Francis Williamson McCorkle, American manufacturing executive. Decorated Air medal with 3 oak leaf clusters. Institutional representative Long Horn council Boy Scouts American, Cleburne, Texas, since 1984; deacon Baptist Church; director United Way, 1980—1983; Member of Cleburne Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis, Young Men’s Christian Association, Elks, Masons.

Background

McCorkle, Francis Williamson was born on July 16, 1922 in Godley, Texas, United States. Son of Fred Francis and Ella Mae (Williamson) McCorkle.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Commerce, Texas Christian University, 1949.

Career

Assistant secretary and assistant treasurer Limestone Products Company, Cleburne, Texas, 1950—1953, Texas Lime Company, 1953—1962. Assistant secretary Ranguire Corporation, 1962—1963, vice president and secretary, since 1963. Board director Cadenhead-Ranguire, Fort Worth.

Board director and secretary Texas Lime Company, Cleburne, Arkansas Lime Company, Batesville, Virginia Lime Company, Pearisburg, Carson Lime Company, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania. Sergeant United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945, England.

Membership

Institutional representative Long Horn council Boy Scouts American, Cleburne, Texas, since 1984. Deacon Baptist Church. Director United Way, 1980—1983.

Member of Cleburne Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis, Young Men’s Christian Association, Elks, Masons.

Connections

Married Mary Alice Barr, November 12, 1949. Children: Drusilla Nell McCorkle Marshall, Frances Melinda McCorkle Rosser.

father:
Fred Francis McCorkle

mother:
Ella Mae (Williamson) McCorkle

spouse:
Mary Alice Barr

children:
Drusilla Nell McCorkle Marshall McCorkle

Frances Melinda McCorkle Rosser McCorkle