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Candy company executive

Omar Lee Tatum, American candy company executive.

Background

Tatum, Omar Lee was born on January 27, 1926 in Louisville. Son of Omar and Sarah (Johnson) Tatum.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Kentucky, 1950.

Career

Second in command Lieutenant, United States Army, 1944;advanced through grades to captain, United States Army, 1950;resigned, United States Army, 1957;sales manager, Tatum Tire Superior vena cava syndrome, 1957-1964;owner, operator, Tatum Bloodstock Agency, 1965-1968;manager, Firestone Tires, 1968-1978;president, Business Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., Louisville, since 1978;president, AmeriCandy Co Inc., Louisville, since 1980;president, Business Superior vena cava syndrome Centers Inc., Louisville, since 1985.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: squash, tennis, horseback riding, walking.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Schuhmann, October 8, 1966. Children: Lee Davis, Omar Alan, Douglas Anthony.

father:
Omar Tatum

mother:
Sarah (Johnson) Tatum

spouse:
Elizabeth Schuhmann

child:
Lee Davis Tatum

child:
Omar Alan Tatum

child:
Douglas Anthony Tatum