Olympic wrestler Dan Brand was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2011 and his red granite plaque made by Willis Granite sits in the museum in Stillwater, Oklahoma. www.willisgranite.com
Muleshoe Texas Historical Marker - Muleshoe, TX. This red granite historical marker tells the story of how Muleshoe, Texas got it's name. Created by Willis Granite Products. www.willisgraniteproducts.com
Born Samuel Moore Walton March 29, 1918 Kingfisher, Oklahoma, U.S. Died April 5, 1992 (aged 74) Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S. Nationality American Alma mater University of Missouri 1940 Occupation Founder of Walmart Net worth US$23 billion (1992) Religion Presbyterianism Spouse(s) Helen Walton (1943 – his death) Children 4
Hopes & Dreams Statue - This statue is located in Perry, Oklahoma in front of the Noble County Courthouse. Willis Granite crafted the base of the statue, along with the slab extending along the ground. On the front of slab, names of pioneers and homesteaders of the early Noble County are engraved. On the back of the red granite slab, names of frontiersmen, claimstakers, and boomers are listed.
This red granite historical marker is 4 miles west of Hollis, Oklahoma on the Oklahoma/Texas border. It marks the 100th meridian, which originally was the boundary between the Republic of Texas and territory in the Louisiana Purchase. Visit willisgranite.com to see our other historical markers!