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Lumber company executive

Stephen Halsey Conger, American lumber company executive.

Background

Conger, Stephen Halsey was born on July 14, 1927 in Asheville, North Carolina, United States. Son of Allen Ford and Margery (Evans) Conger.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Georgia, 1949.

Career

Forester, Coastal Lumber Company, Lake City, South Carolina., 1949-1952;assistant sales manager, Commonwealth Lumber Corporation, Murphy, North Carolina, 1952-1953;salesman, General Practice Corporation, Augusta, Georgia, 1953-1954;sales manager, Coastal Sales Company, Weldon, 1954-1959;vice chairman, director, Coastal Lumber Company, Weldon, North Carolina, since 1960;vice chairman, director, Coastal Lumber Company of Virginia, since 1980.

Religion

People who do not trust in Christ will enter into eternal condemnation. People who trust in Christ for salvation will enter into the loving presence of God for all eternity.

Politics

Religious liberty is not merely the right to remain in the religion of one’s birth, but includes the right of anyone to change his religious loyalties without fear of persecution.

Views

God should be loved with hearts as well as with minds. To the best of ability everyone needs to think things through in the light of reason. This means becoming aware of different points of view, and using his or her critical thinking to make sense of God's world.

Membership

Treasurer North Carolina Private School Association, 1973-1977. Delegate Republican National Convention, 1964, 68. Finance chairman Halifax County Helms for Senate, 1978-1984.

2d district chairman Reagan/Bush, 1984. Served with Army of the United States, 1946-1948. Member National Forest Products Association (Board of Governors 1989-1992), Hardwood Manufacturers Association (president 1994), National Wilderness Institute (board directors since 1994), Society American Foresters, Sons of the American Revolution, Holland Society, Wintergreen Club, Chockoyotte Club, Capital City Club, Augusta Country Club, Pinnacle Club.

Connections

Married Marian Lansdell Meiere, June 29, 1951. Children: Susan De Camp, Stephen Halsey, Robert Cody Lansdell, Marian Conger Edwards.

father:
Allen Ford Conger

mother:
Margery (Evans) Conger

spouse:
Marian Lansdell Meiere

child:
Susan De Camp Conger

child:
Stephen Halsey Conger

child:
Robert Cody Lansdell Conger

child:
Marian Conger Edwards Conger