Co-op Officers


John Fair

Fair Oil Company

John Fair, representing District 1, rejoined the Board in 2016 after serving the Co-op in this capacity previously. Fair served two consecutive terms on the Board when the Co-op first formed more than 20 years ago. He was selected by his fellow Board Members to take on the role of Treasurer for 2017.

Mr. Fair is President of Fair Oil Company and Propane Gas Systems, Inc. in Louisville, Mississippi. At Fair Oil Company, John markets in all areas of Mississippi, selling unbranded gasoline and diesel to customers. Fair Oil Company purchases product from PURE and other major independents, operating several company-owned stores while leasing others. In addition, Fair has a number of dealer locations that he sells to thru consignment or other contracts. The company also has a fleet of trucks that carries products, in some instances wholesale by transport only.

John was a charter member of the PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative when it was founded in 1993 as the Southeastern Oil Jobbers Cooperative. He is a past president of the Mississippi Petroleum Marketers Association.

After graduating with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Mississippi State University, John served six years in the U.S. Navy. He and his wife of more than 40 years have four children and five grandchildren. His father started Fair Oil Company in 1942, and his son Johnny, a former PURE board member himself, is the current Vice President, making the family-owned and operated business a third generation company.

Contact Info

Phone: 662-773-7181

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 826
Louisville, MS 39339