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hardware manufacturing company executive

Rex Devers Cross, American hardware manufacturing company executive. Served with United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Blind Brook Club (Purchase, New York ), Brook Hollow, Preston Trail (Dallas), Belair (Los Angeles), Seminole (Palm Beach, Florida), Augusta National Golf Club.

Background

Cross, Rex Devers was born on February 13, 1922 in Syracuse, New York, United States. Son of Clarence and Mildred (Ferguson) Cross.

Career

Vice president, Johnson Pump Company division Youngstown Sheet & Tube Company, 1951-1953;president, management consultant, Rex D. Cross, Inc., 1953-1955;vice president, H.K. Porter Company, Inc., 1955-1957;president, Pomeroy, Inc., Stamford, Connecticut, since 1957;Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, Pomeroy, Inc., Stamford, Connecticut, since 1960. Board directors, member Executive Committee Lone Star Industries, Ames Iron Works. Board of directors Fitzgibbons Boiler Company, Unique Sash Balance Limited company, Montreal, Unique Balance Company, Unique Balance Company Engineering, Unique Balance Company, Brazil, Equipment Leasing Company, Associations Research Company, Merchants.

Bank & Trust.

Membership

Served with United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Blind Brook Club (Purchase, New York ), Brook Hollow, Preston Trail (Dallas), Belair (Los Angeles), Seminole (Palm Beach, Florida), Augusta National Golf Club.

Connections

Married Geneive Hinman, June 201, 1945 (divorced 1955). Children: Alexander, Melissa. Married Joy Thompson, January 27, 1957 (divorced 1967).

father:
Clarence Cross

mother:
Mildred (Ferguson) Cross

spouse:
Geneive Hinman

spouse:
Joy Thompson

child:
Alexander Cross

child:
Melissa Cross