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Joseph Carson Hutchison, business executive. Decorated Silver Star, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star, Air medal, Florida Cross. Second lieutenant Field Artillery, United States Army, 1917-1919, brigadier general, 1940-1946, lieutenant general Florida National Guard retired; Member Florida Fruit and Vegetable Association (board directors 1947-1974), Masons, Elks, Kiwanis, Rotary (honorary).

Background

Hutchison, Joseph Carson was born on September 17, 1894 in Cross Hill, South Carolina, United States. Son of Joseph Carson and Bessie (Cauthen) Hutchison.

Education

AB, Wofford College, 1915.

Career

Teacher high school, Sanford, Florida, 1915-1917;clerk, Sanford Truck Growers, Inc., 1919;assistant secretary-treasurer, Sanford Truck Growers, Inc., 1919-1920;general manager, sales manager, Sanford Truck Growers, Inc., 1920-1935;proprietor, J.C. Hutchison & Company, Sanford, 1935-1983. Chairman of the Board Chase & Company, Sanford, 1963-1969, advisory director, 1969-1983. Chairman of the executive committee Florida Celery Exchange, Orlando, 1961-1974.

Chairman advising committee Fla.Celery Marketing Order, Orlando, 1962-1974. Board directors Florida Sweet Corn Exchange, Zellwood (Florida) Sweet Corn Exchange, Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative Florida.

Membership

Second lieutenant Field Artillery, United States Army, 1917-1919, brigadier general, 1940-1946, lieutenant general Florida National Guard retired. Member Florida Fruit and Vegetable Association (board directors 1947-1974), Masons, Elks, Kiwanis, Rotary (honorary).

Connections

Married Annie Whitner, October 7, 1919. Children: Elise Whitner (Mistress R. L. Cornell Junior), Helen (Mistress T. E. Tucker).

father:
Joseph Carson Hutchison

mother:
Bessie (Cauthen) Hutchison

spouse:
Annie Whitner

child:
Elise Whitner Hutchison (Mistress R. L. Cornell Junior)

child:
Helen Hutchison (Mistress T. E. Tucker)