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pipe line company executive

Robert William Booksh, American pipe line company executive. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1945. Member American Petroleum Institute, Association Oil Pipe Lines (executive committee 1981-1982) Clubs: Brae-Burn Country (Houston); Crown Colony Country (Lufkin).

Background

Booksh, Robert William was born on July 28, 1926 in Plaquemine, Louisiana, United States. Son of James H. and Esther (Drackett) Booksh.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Southwestern Louisiana Institute, 1948.

Career

Assistant division manager Texas-New Mexico Pipe Line Company, Midland, Texas, 1957-1961, The Texas Pipe Line Company, Lafayette, Louisiana, 1961-1967, division manager, 1967-1980, president, since 1980. Coordinator pipelines Texaco Incorporated, New York York City, 1967-1972, assistant general manager, 1972-1980. Director Dixie Pipe Line Company, Explorer Pipe Line Company, Texas-New Mexico Pipeline Company, Colonial Pipeline Company, 1970-1976.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1945. Member American Petroleum Institute, Association Oil Pipe Lines (executive committee 1981-1982) Clubs: Brae-Burn Country (Houston). Crown Colony Country (Lufkin).

Connections

Married Shirley Ann Newport, July 1, 1945 (divorced 1975). Children: Deborah Ann Smith, Robert W. Married Juanita Hatcher, August 16, 1975.

father:
James H. Booksh

mother:
Esther (Drackett) Booksh

spouse:
Juanita Hatcher

spouse:
Shirley Ann Newport

child:
Robert W. Booksh

child:
Deborah Ann Smith Booksh