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Manufacturing company executive

Robert Gene Whitesides, American manufacturing company executive. Member of Grand Haven Chamber of Commerce (president 1957), American Supply and Machinery Manufacturers Association 1982-1983, Spring Lake Country Club (Michigan) 1980.

Background

Whitesides, Robert Gene was born on January 31, 1927 in Jefferson City, Missouri, United States. Son of Rowland F. and Bertha E. (Louthan) Whitesides.

Education

Degree, Davenport Business College, 1948.

Career

Salesman, DAKE division JSJ Corporation, Grand Haven, Michigan, 1960—1967, with sales department, since 1967. With United States Navy, 1945-1946, PTO.

Religion

It is the person’s choice to be saved and one can fall from grace by not following God therefore losing salvation.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote any particular religious belief. It should allow people practice their own religious convictions.

Views

The sense of being connected is how the Church as a whole should be structured. At its heart is an understanding of the Christian community as the 'body of Christ '.

Membership

Member of Grand Haven Chamber of Commerce (president 1957), American Supply and Machinery Manufacturers Association 1982-1983, Spring Lake Country Club (Michigan) 1980.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, music.

Connections

Married Lesley M. Echlin, June 1, 1947. Children: Thomas, MaryAnn, Laura.

father:
Rowland F. Whitesides

mother:
Bertha E. (Louthan) Whitesides

spouse:
Lesley M. Echlin

child:
Thomas Whitesides

child:
MaryAnn Whitesides

child:
Laura Whitesides