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Oil and gas executive , Real estate executive

John Morris Stone, American Real estate executive, oil and gas executive. Avocations: weight-lifting, public speaking, politics, reading, swimming. M C. Named one of Outstanding Young Men of America, 1979.


Stone, John Morris was born on August 17, 1948 in Little Rock. Son of John Madison and Dortha Dean (Hale) Stone.


Associate of Arts, Texarkana Community College, 1968. Bachelor of Business Administration in Personnel Management, University North Texas, 1970. Postgraduate in law, Southern Methodist University, 1971.

Master of Business Administration in Real Estate, Southern Methodist University, 1972.


Marketing director, Lamm-Frates Company, Dallas, 1972-1977;president, owner, John M. Stone Company, Dallas and Texarkana, Texas, since 1972;president, John M. Stone Management Corporation, Dallas, since 1977;president, Stone Equities Corporation, Dallas, since 1981;president, Stone Finance Corporation, Dallas, since 1981. Board councilors Commercial-Investment Real Estate, Chicago, since 1978.


  • Avocations: weight-lifting, public speaking, politics, reading, swimming. M C.


  • Other Work

    • Member editorial advisory board Southwest Real Estate News, since 1977. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Board consultant political affairs Christian Life Committee Baptist General Texas, Dallas, since 1972. Junior board officer Park Cities Baptist Church, Dallas, 1974-1977. President Sunday School class assistant teacher Park Cities Baptist Church, Dallas, since 1988.

Member Commercial Investment Real Estate Council, Institute Real Estate Management, National Association Realtors (vice president, executive committee, senior instructor, national treasurer, chairman designated courses committee, budget committee, investment r/e council, 1988). Clubs: Petroleum. Summit (Longview).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: weight-lifting, public speaking, politics, reading, swimming.


Married Mary Banks Craton, November 23, 1974.

John Madison Stone

Dortha Dean (Hale) Stone

Mary Banks Craton