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Richard William Garrett Edit Profile

insurance company and oil company executive

Richard William Garrett, American insurance company and oil company executive. President Downtown Club, Oklahoma City, 1960-1961, former board directors; scout master First Christian Church, Oklahoma City, 1956-1957. Midshipman, Merchant Marine, United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1944, PTO, European Theatre of Operations. Member Independent Insurance Agents, PIA, Revelers Club (president), Mayfair Club, Men's Dinner Club, Masons, Shriners.

Background

Garrett, Richard William was born on August 1, 1925 in Oklahoma City.

Education

Student, Oklahoma City University, 1946.

Career

Partner, chairman of the board Garrett and Company, Oklahoma City, since 1944. President Oklahoma City Tractor, Inc., 1949-1972. President, chairman of the board Coastal Oils, Inc., Oklahoma City, since 1972.

Chairman of the board Garrett and Company Insurance Agency, Inc., since 1972. Board directors Garrett and Company Resources, Inc., Oklahoma City.

Membership

President Downtown Club, Oklahoma City, 1960-1961, former board directors. Scout master First Christian Church, Oklahoma City, 1956-1957. Midshipman, Merchant Marine, United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1944, PTO, European Theatre of Operations.

Member Independent Insurance Agents, PIA, Revelers Club (president), Mayfair Club, Men's Dinner Club, Masons, Shriners.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Woodworking, flying, bicycling.

Connections

Son of Otis Sylvester and Elba Josephine (Hoffman) G.;m. Aline Jewel Svejkovsky, June 26, 1924. Children: Richard Stephen, Wiliam Patrick, David Michael.

father:
Otis Sylvester Garrett

mother:
Elba Josephine (Hoffman) Garrett

child:
Richard Stephen Garrett

child:
Wiliam Patrick Garrett

child:
David Michael Garrett