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The Proud Legacy & Bright Future of Willo Products Company

When Melvin Ozier founded Willo Products Company in 1945, he dreamed of a business that would stand the test of time. Based in Decatur, Alabama, he took his skills as a draftsman and put them to use in the country’s booming steel industry. He had worked as a draftsman at Decatur Iron and Steel Company (DISCO), working on tanks and testing military ships in the nearby Tennessee River. Together with business partner Bobby Wilson, the two founded a new company and used a combination of their...

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