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William Norman Temple, American Foundry executive. Served to First lieutenant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1955-1957. Member Wildcat Cliffs Country Club, Old Overton Club.

Background

Temple, William Norman was born on December 21, 1932 in Texarkana, Texas, United States. Son of Herbert William and Kathleen May (Twyman) Temple.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, University Mississippi, 1955.

Career

Cost analyst, United States Steel Corporation, Fairfield, Alabama, 1957-1961;internal auditor, United States Steel Corporation, Fairfield, Alabama, 1961-1965;accounting supervisor positions, United States Pipe and Foundry Company, Birmingham, Alabama, 1965-1969;controller, United States Pipe and Foundry Company, Birmingham, Alabama, 1969-1971;president Southeastern Bolt and Screw division, United States Pipe and Foundry Company, Birmingham, Alabama, 1971-1972;president Fastener and Special Products division, United States Pipe and Foundry Company, Birmingham, Alabama, 1973-1974;vice president, United States Pipe and Foundry Company, Birmingham, Alabama, 1973-1974;vice president, group executive, Walter Industries, Inc., Tampa, Florida, 1974-1991;senior vice president group executive, Walter Industries, Inc., since 1991;president, chief operating officer, United Land Corporation, Birmingham, since 1990;president, chief operating officer, United States Pipe and Foundry Company, Birmingham, since 1993.

Membership

Served to First lieutenant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1955-1957. Member Wildcat Cliffs Country Club, Old Overton Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, hunting, tennis, reading.

Connections

Married Nancy Caroline Pennington, May 29, 1955. Children: Nancy Carol, William Norman Junior, Alan Moore.

father:
Herbert William Temple

mother:
Kathleen May (Twyman) Temple

spouse:
Nancy Caroline Pennington

child:
Nancy Carol Temple

child:
William Norman Junior Temple

child:
Alan Moore Temple