SEC Form 4
Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
OMB Number: 3235-0287
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Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*

(Last) (First) (Middle)


(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Chairman/Chief Exec Officer
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Shares 03/28/2011 M 74,000 A $9.3 1,252,225 D
Common Shares 03/28/2011 F 37,000 D $19.75 1,215,225 D
Common Shares 12,415,982(1) I By JDEL, Inc.(1)
Common Shares 2,428,312 I By the Porter Rardin Trust f/b/o John P. McConnell and Margaret Kollis
Common Shares 22,557(2) I As custodian for his son, J. H. McConnell, II(2)
Common Shares 28,469(2) I As custodian for his daughter, J.R. McConnell(2)
Common Shares 24,875(2) I As custodian for his son, P. W. McConnell(2)
Common Shares 4,108(2) I As custodian for his son, C.R.McConnell(2)
Common Shares 3,377(2) I By Spouse, Amy McConnell, as custodian for her son, Luke A. Edmonds(2)
Common Shares 118,000 I By The McConnell Family Trust
Common Shares 255,875 I By The Margaret R. McConnell Trust f/b/o Margaret Kollis
Common Shares 19,731(3) I By the Worthington Industries, Inc. Deferred Profit Sharing Plan(3)
Common Shares 442,600(4) I As Executor of the Estate of John H. McConnell(4)
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Employee Stock Option (Right to Purchase) $9.3 03/28/2011 M 74,000 03/30/2001(5) 03/30/2011 common shares 74,000 $0.00 0 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. These Common Shares are held of record by JDEL, Inc., a Delaware corporation ("JDEL"). JDEL is a wholly-owned sbusidiary of JMAC, Inc., a private investment company substantially owned, directly or indirectly, by John P. McConnell and certain entities with whom John P. McConnell is affiliated.
2. The account is enrolled in the Company's dividend reinvestment plan and the amount listed is the most up-to-date information available.
3. Amount listed is the most up-to-date information available regarding holdings in the Company Plan Fund which invests in Common Shares of the Company.
4. These Common Shares are held in the Estate of John H. McConnell (the "Estate"). John P. McConnell is a co-executor and beneficiary of the Estate, and disclaims beneficial ownership of these Common Shares except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein.
5. This non-qualified stock option was granted under the Worthington Industries, Inc. Amended and Restated 1997 Long-Term Incentive Plan and vests at 20% per year beginning on the first anniversary of the grant date. Date listed is date on which the first 20% portion of the option will vest. Additional portions of 20% of the option vest annually on each of 03/30/2002, 03/30/2003, 03/30/2004, and 03/30/2005. This option expires on 3/30/2011.
/S/ Dale T. Brinkman, as attorney-in-fact for John P. McConnell 03/30/2011
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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