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service executive

Wilmer Ray Barnes, American service executive. Named Wichita Falls Small Business Person of Year, 1989.

Background

Barnes, Wilmer Ray was born on February 18, 1935 in Bomarton, Texas, United States. Son of William E. and Edith (Vincent) Barnes.

Career

Route supervisor Times Public Company, Inc., Wichita Falls, 1950-1956. Founder, chief executive officer Barnes Maintenance Company, Inc., since 1954.

Membership

Board directors Wichita Falls Board Comerce and Industry. Delegate White House Conference on Small Business. Deacon 1st Baptist Church.

President Wichita Falls Small Business Council, 1987, 88. Member Texas Small Business United (president), Southwest Association Building Service Contractors (board directors, past president), International Sanitary Supply Association (board directors, past president), Gideons International (past president). Lodges: Sertoma (past president Wichita Falls chapter).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Handball, golf, numismatist, bridge.

Connections

Married Jean Ann Rutledge, October 11, 1952. Children: Cindy Barnes Jacobi, Donna Barnes Tarwater, Julie Kay.

father:
William E. Barnes

mother:
Edith (Vincent) Barnes

spouse:
Jean Ann Rutledge

child:
Cindy Barnes Jacobi Barnes

child:
Donna Barnes Tarwater Barnes

child:
Julie Kay Barnes