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Manufacturing company executive

Lawrence Campbell Jones, American Manufacturing company executive. Trustee Dyke College, Cleveland; Chairman, Board Of Directors Cleanland Ohio, 1978; associate trustee Woodland East Community Organisation; board directors, member executive com.Greater Cleveland Growth Association.


Jones, Lawrence Campbell was born on August 30, 1913 in Cleveland. Son of Norton Taylor and Anna (Campbell) Jones.


Bachelor of Arts, Colgate University, 1935.


With sales department, Una Welding Company, Cleveland, 1935-1936; salesman, North America Coal Corporation, Clevel., 1937-1938; salesman, Van Dorn Company, Clevel., 1939-1945; general manager, Davies Can Company division Van Dorn Company, Clevel., 1945-1952; president, Van Dorn Company, Clevel., since 1952; Chairman of the Board, Van Dorn Company, Clevel., since 1974. Director RPM, Inc., Cleveland.


Trustee Dyke College, Cleveland. Chairman board directors Cleanland Ohio, 1978. Associate trustee Woodland East Community Organization.

Board directors, member executive committee Greater Cleveland Growth Association. Member of Union (Cleveland), Pepper Pike (Cleveland), Canterbury Golf (Cleveland). Cleveland Skating; University (Cleveland).

Cleveland Playhouse; La Quinta Hotel and Golf (California).


Married Nancy Ellen Jackman, October 7, 1939. Children: Judy Jackman Jones Gordon, Robert Norton.

Norton Taylor Jones

Anna (Campbell) Jones

Nancy Ellen Jackman

Robert Norton Jones

Judy Jackman Jones Gordon Jones