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Manufacturing executive

Thomas Lowell Pate, American manufacturing executive. Organizer of S.T.O.P. Oklahoma City, 1990; president Chamber of C, 1980; organizer and first chairman Oklahoma for Integrity in Government, 1993—2003; Member of National Federation of Indiana Business.

Background

Pate, Thomas Lowell was born on November 10, 1926 in Lutie, Oklahoma, United States. Son of George Lewey and Francis Lula (Humphrey) Pate.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Southeastern State Teachers College, 1947—1948.

Career

Advisory to Star Builder Council Star Manufacturing Company, Oklahoma City, 1963—1980. Owner Pate Construction Company, Wilburton, Oklahoma, 1960, Patco Manufacturing Company, Wilburton, 1966, Began Liquidating Const. and Manufacturing Company, Wilburton, 1980—1984, Pate Enterprises, Wilburton, from 1984. Corporal, 1944-1946, Manila, Philippines.

Religion

Jesus Christ is Lord and Savior, and the Bible is the divinely inspired word of God that serves as the final written authority for living out the Christian faith.

Politics

Christians exercising their rights as responsible citizens may choose to endorse candidates for political office as part of the exercise of their engagement of culture.

Views

In a society where self-interest and hypocrisy are often seen as dominating, the Christians should nurture and promote values and purposes that are beyond us.

Membership

Organizer of S.T.O.P. Oklahoma City, 1990. President Chamber of C, 1980. Organizer and first chairman Oklahoma for Integrity in Government, 1993—2003.

Member of National Federation of Indiana Business.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Archaeology, genealogy, hunting, fishing, history.

Connections

Married Thelma Christine Mankin, June 26, 1996. Children: Gwendolyn, Carla.

father:
George Lewey Pate

mother:
Francis Lula (Humphrey) Pate

spouse:
Thelma Christine Mankin

child:
Gwendolyn Pate

child:
Carla Pate