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Clergyman , Insurance professional

William Clifton Hairston, American clergyman, insurance professional. Board directors Union City Chamber of Commerce, 1968-1970, vice president, 1970-1972; member advisory board Freed-Hardeman University, since 1998. Member Kiwanis (secretary-treasurer 1962-1963, Second vice president 1963-1964, 1st vice president 1964-1965, president 1965-1966).

Background

Hairston, William Clifton was born on August 16, 1921 in Estancia, New Mexico, United States. Son of William Conway and Velma (Golden) Hairston.

Education

Student, University New Mexico, 1939-1940;student, University Tennessee, Martin, various years.

Career

Teacher Bible school, South Main Church of Christ, Roswell, New Mexico, 1946-1956;teacher Bible school, Bishop St. Church of Christ, Union City, Tennessee, 1956-1972;deacon, teacher, Exch. St. Church of Christ, Union City, 1972-1974;elder, teacher, trustee, Exch. St. Church of Christ, Union City, since 1974;insurance agent, Brundige-Hairston-Durham, Union City, 1956-1986;insurance agent, Union City Insurance Agency, since 1986.

Director, secretary Reelfoot Youth Camp, Hornbeak, Tennessee, since 1982.

Membership

Board directors Union City Chamber of Commerce, 1968-1970, vice president, 1970-1972. Member advisory board Freed-Hardeman University, since 1998. Member Kiwanis (secretary-treasurer 1962-1963, Second vice president 1963-1964, 1st vice president 1964-1965, president 1965-1966).

Connections

Married; children: William Michael, Sharon Lynn Hairston Fuller.

father:
William Conway Hairston

mother:
Velma (Golden) Hairston

child:
William Michael Hairston

child:
Sharon Lynn Hairston Fuller Hairston