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corporate executive.

William Purinton Bomar, American corporate executive. Member Millers National Federation (past president), American Mixed Feed Manufacturers Association (past president), Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce.

Background

Bomar, William Purinton was born on August 9, 1886 in Lookout Mountain, Tennessee, United States. Son of David Terry and Anna E. (Purinton) Bomar.

Education

1 child, William Purinton. Bachelor of Science, Yale, 1908.

Career

With Bewley Mills, Fort Worth, 1909-1957, president, general manager, 1943-1957. Past president Inland Investment Company. Chairman of the Board Chicasha Cotton Oil Corporation, 1961-1982.

Past Chairman of the Board Houston General Insurance Group. Director Texas Utilities Company, Texas Electric Service Company, State Reserve Life Insurance Company, Southwestern Exposition and Fat Stock Show, Flour Mills American, Inc., Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad Company. President Fort Worth Grain and Cotton Exchange, 1925.

Chairman board W. I. Cook Childrens Hospital, Fort Worth, from 1928. Board directors Texas Research Foundation, Retina Foundation, Boston.

Membership

Member Millers National Federation (past president), American Mixed Feed Manufacturers Association (past president), Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce. Clubs: Fort Worth (Fort Worth) (past president), Rivercrest Country (Fort Worth).

Connections

Married Jewel Nail, November 2, 1915 (deceased.; married Portia Goulder Hamilton, July 1, 1966. 1 child, William Purinton.

father:
David Terry Bomar

mother:
Anna E. (Purinton) Bomar

spouses:
Jewel Nail

Portia Goulder Hamilton

child:
William Purinton Bomar