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Russell Clyde Pruitt

industrial and interment foundries executive

Russell Clyde Pruitt, industrial and interment foundries executive. License realtor, investor. Board directors, treasurer Lorain Young Men’s Christian Association; Member of American Quarter Horse Association, American Accounting Association, American Institute Corporation Controllers, National Association Accountants, Ohio School Boards Association, Smithsonian Institute, United States Judo Federation, Appaloosa Horse Club.

Background

Pruitt, Russell Clyde was born on August 31, 1927 in Damascus, Virginia, United States. Son of R. Martin and Pearl K. (Osborne) Pruitt.

Education

Bachelor, Fenn College, 1954. Master of Business Administration, Western Reserve University, 1957—1962.

Career

Auditor Standard Oil Corporation, Cleveland, 1948—1953. Controller Nelson Worldwide TRW, 1953—1983. President, treasurer, director Oregon Brass Works, Portland, since 1983.

Director Sheidow Bronze Company, Williamsburg Bronze Company Notary Public, Lorain, since 1958. President Pruitt Services & Industries, Endura Memls., Miami, Florida. Manager manufacturing Matthews International.

Consultant income tax & investment. Member Sheffield Lake Charter Commission, Ohio, 1960—1962. Chairman finance committee Sheffield Lake City Council, 1964—1966.

President board education Black River, Medina, Ohio, since 1973. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946, PTO, served with United States Naval Reserve, 1950-1951, PTO.

Achievements

  • License realtor, investor.

Membership

Board directors, treasurer Lorain Young Men’s Christian Association. Member of American Quarter Horse Association, American Accounting Association, American Institute Corporation Controllers, National Association Accountants, Ohio School Boards Association, Smithsonian Institute, United States Judo Federation, Appaloosa Horse Club.

Connections

Married Clarice Furchess Pruitt, April 5, 1947. Children: Phyllis, Russell C., Mark, Daniel.