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William Martin Manning

manufacturing executive

William Martin Manning, American manufacturing executive. Decorated Bronze Star. Member of We. and English Manufacturers Association (director 1979-1980, 1982, vice president 1982, president), Yoakum Chamber of Commerce (director 1961), Knights of Columbus, Rotary.

Background

Manning, William Martin was born on November 24, 1922 in Yoakum, Texas, United States. Son of Luey Raymond and Annie Celina (Samora) Manning.

Education

Student Cost Accounting, Baldwin Business College, 1947—1950.

Career

Clerk shipping Texas Tan We. Leather Company, Yoakum, 1941—1943, manager customer service department, 1946—1963, manager production, 1963—1975, president, since 1975. Director Tandy Brands, Inc., Fort Worth.

With United States Army, 1943-1946.

Membership

Member of We. and English Manufacturers Association (director 1979-1980, 1982, vice president 1982, president), Yoakum Chamber of Commerce (director 1961), Knights of Columbus, Rotary.

Connections

Married Aileen Marie Weigelt, November 4, 1942. Children: Ralph W., Carolyn Elaine Manning Petru.

father:
Luey Raymond Manning

mother:
Annie Celina (Samora) Manning

spouse:
Aileen Marie Weigelt

children:
Ralph W. Manning

Carolyn Elaine Manning Petru Manning