Content about Wilfred "Bubber" Gross Jr.

January 26, 2012

Wilfred "Bubber" Gross Jr., CEO of W.T. Harvey Lumber Co. in Columbus, Ga., passed away on Jan. 25 from cancer. He was 83 years old.

Gross joined the 149-year-old business after serving in the U.S. Air Force as a Lieutenant, according to his obituary. He was named CEO in 1953.