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Manufacturing executive

James Vernon Carter, American manufacturing executive. Member Indiana Field Trial Association (president 1956-1962), Amateur Field Trial Clubs American (trustee since 1981).

Background

Carter, James Vernon was born on March 3, 1918 in Hillisburg, Indiana, United States. Son of Earl F. Carter and Cliffie D. Biddle.

Education

Graduate, International Business College, Fort Wayne., 1938.

Career

Personnel manager Greer Steel Company, Anderson, Inc., 1938-1946. With sales Todd Company, Indianapolis, 1946-1948. Sales manager Fishel Products, Hope, Inc., 1948-1951.

President Stauffer Carter Company, Converse, Indiana, 1951-1986. Consultant Con-Agra (formerly Stauffer Carter Company), since 1986.

Religion

The relationship with God in Covenant is like a marriage between human beings – both as a community and as individuals – on the one side and God in Christ on the other.

Politics

People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

Views

The distinctive feature of the Methodist Church is that lay people are involved in decision making.

Membership

Member Indiana Field Trial Association (president 1956-1962), Amateur Field Trial Clubs American (trustee since 1981).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bird dogs, officiating horse shows.

Connections

Married Virginia M. Williams, March 9, 1940. Children: Jay D., Susan Jane.

father:
Earl F. Carter

mother:
Cliffie D. Biddle

spouse:
Virginia M. Williams

child:
Jay D. Carter

child:
Susan Jane Carter