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Manufacturing executive

James Frank Holladay, American manufacturing executive. Certified plant engineer, energy manager; registered professional engineer. Recipient Mr. Industry award American Industry Maintenance and Plant Operations, Southeast Region, 1972.

Background

Holladay, James Frank was born on April 5, 1922 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Son of Allen Author and Mary Estell (Campbell) Holladay.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1950.

Career

Plant engineer Erwin Mills, Stonewall, Mississippi, 1950-1952, Southwire Company, Carrollton, Georgia, 1952-1963, vice president, 1963-1980, senior vice president, from 1980, corporation chairman energy, from 1980, director. Board directors World of Service and Security, Carrollton.

Achievements

  • Certified plant engineer, energy manager. Registered professional engineer.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Plant Engineer Handbook, 1972.

Religion

The scriptures are the final authority for all faith and practice.

Politics

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

Views

Church members should meet regularly in order to be accountable to each other about how each person is living the Christian life.

Membership

President Carrollton Parent-Teachers Association. Served to lieutenant United States Army South Carolina, 1943-1947. PTO. Fellow American Institute Plant Engineers (southeast region, Engineer of Year award, Atlanta, 1966).

Member National Society Professor Engineers, Georgia Society Professional Engineers (Engineer of Year 1970), Association Energy Engineers (Energy Management Executive 1983), Wire Association, Georgia Engineering Foundation Atlanta (honorary director 1973) Lodges: Lions (president Georgia, past district governor, secretary 1963-1964, 72-84).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography.

Connections

Married Anna Wedsworth, July 17, 1948. Children: James F., David Allen, Cynthia Anne.

father:
Allen Author Holladay

mother:
Mary Estell (Campbell) Holladay

spouse:
Anna Wedsworth

child:
James F. Holladay

child:
David Allen Holladay

child:
Cynthia Anne Holladay