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data processing executive

Given Obed Blakely, American data processing executive. Minister Pilgrim Tabernacle, Merrillville, Indiana, since 1960. Member American Management Association.

Background

Blakely, Given Obed was born on November 3, 1935 in Evansville, Indiana, United States. Son of Fred Orville and Rubye W. (Burnham) Blakely.

Education

Bachelor, Lincoln Christian Seminary, Illinois, 1956. Postgraduate, Indiana University, 1960. Postgraduate, Purdue University, 1964.

Career

Cost accountant Simmons Company, Munster, Indiana, 1958-1960. Finance accountant Lever Brothers Company, Hammond, 1960-1971, supervisor maintenance, 1971-1973, supervisor payroll, data processing, 1973-1978, director management information systems, since 1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor The Word of Truth, Cedar Lake, Indiana, since 1957.

Membership

Minister Pilgrim Tabernacle, Merrillville, Indiana, since 1960. Member American Management Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography.

Connections

Married Adanna LeDean Matias, March 17, 1956 (deceased January 1979). Children: Pamela, Michelle, Rochelle, Michael, Leah, Mark. Married June Ellen Raymond, June 16, 1980.

Children: Adah, Benjamin, Jonathan, Eva.

father:
Fred Orville Blakely

mother:
Rubye W. (Burnham) Blakely

spouse:
Adanna LeDean Matias

spouse:
June Ellen Raymond

child:
Pamela Blakely

child:
Michelle Blakely

child:
Rochelle Blakely

child:
Michael Blakely

child:
Leah Blakely

child:
Mark Blakely

child:
Adah Blakely

child:
Benjamin Blakely

child:
Jonathan Blakely

child:
Eva Blakely