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investor , poultry industry executive

William Bryant Woosley, investor, retired poultry industry executive. Member Tennessee Manufacturers Association (governor 1936-1963, president 1964-1965), Kappa Sigma.; Rotarian (past president).

Background

Woosley, William Bryant was born on January 14, 1904 in Shelbyville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Harry Lee and Mattie (Bryant) Woosley.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Textile Engineering, Georgia Institute Technology, 1926.

Career

Pencil Company, 1940-1963. Vice president Dixie Grain Company, 1935-1969. President Dixie Home Corporation, 1958-1961, Chairman of the Board 1961-1969 (all Shelbyville).

Vice president Dixie Home Feed Mills of Alabama, Albertville, 1957-1969. Director Forrest Life Insurance Company, 1965-1970, Synercon Corporation, 1970-1972. Trusteee Webb School, Bell Buckle, Tennessee.

Membership

Member Tennessee Manufacturers Association (governor 1936-1963, president 1964-1965), Kappa Sigma. Rotarian (past president).

Connections

Married Lula Lewis, October 5, 1926. Children: William Bryant, Harry Lee World War II President.

father:
Harry Lee Woosley

mother:
Mattie (Bryant) Woosley

spouse:
Lula Lewis

child:
Harry Lee World War II Pres Woosley

child:
William Bryant Woosley