Verne started "Chief Auto Parts" stores in 1955, in a small store front in Norwalk, California. He sold the chain to the Southland Corporation, based in Dallas in 1978, which also owns and franchises the "7-Eleven" store chain. Chef Auto Parts expanded to 500 stores nationwide.
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Cypress)
Plot: Eternal Peace, Lot 505, Grave 1
Created by: Graving Queen of the OC
Record added: Mar 25, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7288691