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Jess William Lewellyn

rancher , real estate developer

Jess William Lewellyn, American rancher, real estate developer. Served with Army of the United States, 1953-1955.; Member Texas Society Professional Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers.; Member Church of Christ (elder).; Club: Lions.

Background

Lewellyn, Jess William was born on September 1, 1933 in Cedar Hill, Texas, United States. Son of J.R. and Earlene (Burns) Lewellyn.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Texas at Austin, 1960. Student Arlington State College, 1958, Texas Wesleyan College, 1953.

Career

Project engineer Texas Instruments, Dallas, 1959-1964. Manager manufacturing Beta Corporation subsidiary Koppers, Dallas, 1964-1967. Director manufacturing Gulf Aerospace Corporation, Houston, 1967-1969.

Director manufacturing Volkswagen Products Corporation, Fort Worth, Texas, 1969-1976. General manager Royal Manufacturing Company, Grand Prairie, Texas, 1976-1977. Chairman board, president Glass Center of Hurst, Inc.

(Texas), Metroplex Glass Center, Inc., Arlington, Texas, Metroplex Metal Products, Inc., Hurst, after 1977. Founder, chairman board, president Lewellyn Industries, Inc. Fund raiser, Abilene Christian College, 1967-1968.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1953-1955. Member Texas Society Professional Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Member Church of Christ (elder).

Club: Lions.

Connections

Married Ann Truitt, August 5, 1955. Children– Debbie Jane, Jess William.

father:
J.R. Lewellyn

mother:
Earlene (Burns) Lewellyn

spouse:
Ann Truitt

children:
Debbie Jane Lewellyn

Jess William Lewellyn