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Manufacturing executive

William Steward Mills, American manufacturing executive. Decorated Bronze Star. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1953-1956. Member American Ceramic Society, Mountain City Club.

Background

Mills, William Steward was born on February 22, 1920 in Chattanooga. Son of William Joseph and Mary Margaret (Steward) Mills.

Education

Bachelor, University Chattanooga, 1941.

Career

Secretary D.M. Steward Manufacturing Company, Chattanooga, 1939-1957, president, 1957, National Ceramic Company, Trenton, New Jersey, 1957-1958, W.S. Mills, Inc., Trenton, 1958-1985. Secretary W.J. Mills Inc., since 1985. Chairman Pennington Wholesale, 1987.

Membership

1st lieutenant United States Army, 1953-1956. Member American Ceramic Society, Mountain City Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Contemporary art collecting.

Connections

Married Janet Elizabeth Patten. Children: Ann Elizabeth, Norma Fleury, Manker Patten, Mary Steward, William Joseph.

father:
William Joseph Mills

mother:
Mary Margaret (Steward) Mills

spouse:
Janet Elizabeth Patten

child:
Ann Elizabeth Mills

child:
Norma Fleury Mills

child:
Manker Patten Mills

child:
Mary Steward Mills

child:
William Joseph Mills