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bank executive

John Calvin Houser, American bank executive. President United Way of Gastonia, 1984; president United Arts and Science Council, Gastonia, 1976. Served with United States Navy, 1951. Member Burlington Alamance Chamber of Commerce (president 1971), Gaston County Chamber of C. (vice president 1979).

Background

Houser, John Calvin was born on March 4, 1933 in Grover, North Carolina, United States. Son of Roy and Mary (Roark) Houser.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in England, University South Carolina, 1959. Certified in banking, University North Carolina, 1970. Certified in banking, Louisiana State University, 1970.

Career

Trainee Wachova Bank, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1959-1966. Assistant vice president, v.p, senior vice president North State Bank, Burlington, 1966-1971. President, chief executive officer Carolina State Bank, Gastonia, 1971-1979.

Senior vice president, city executive Southern National Bank, since 1979.

Membership

President United Way of Gastonia, 1984. President United Arts and Science Council, Gastonia, 1976. Served with United States Navy, 1951.

Member Burlington Alamance Chamber of Commerce (president 1971), Gaston County Chamber of C. (vice president 1979). Clubs: Newcomen Society, Gastonia Country (board directors).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, running, reading.

Connections

Married Constance Lofgren, November 26, 1959. Children: Amy Lynn, Paige Shannon.

father:
Roy Houser

mother:
Mary (Roark) Houser

spouse:
Constance Lofgren

child:
Amy Lynn Houser

child:
Paige Shannon Houser