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James Ernest Hurdle

James Ernest Hurdle, American educator. Served to Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy Reserve, 1944-1946.; Member Mississippi Education Association, Mississippi, American associations school adminstrs., Mississippi Association School Supts., American Association School Adminstrs., Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

  • Hurdle, James Ernest was born on May 3, 1913 in Taylor, Mississippi, United States. Son of John G. and Jessie (Bunch) Hurdle.

  • Education

    • Student of University Mississippi, 1932-1933. Mississippi Synodical College, 1933-1934. Bachelor of Science, University Southern Mississippi, 1936, Master of Arts, 1951.

      M. Louise McRaney, August 22, 1937.

    Career

    • Teacher, coach, superintendent Oak Grove High School, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 1936-1943. Principal high school department Pearl River Junior College, Poplarville, Mississippi, 1943-1944. Superintendent Woodville (Mississippi) High School, 1946-1951.

      Superintendent Summit (Mississippi) Separate School District, 1952-1955. Superintendent Shelby (Mississippi) High School, 1955-1960. Superintendent Philadelphia (Mississippi) City School, 1960-1970.

    Membership

    Served to Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy Reserve, 1944-1946. Member Mississippi Education Association, Mississippi, American associations school adminstrs., Mississippi Association School Supts., American Association School Adminstrs., Phi Delta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Children: James Ernest, Patricia Louise, Margaret Suzanne.
    • father: John G. Hurdle
    • mother: Jessie (Bunch) Hurdle
    • children: James Ernest Hurdle
    • Patricia Louise Hurdle
    • Margaret Suzanne Hurdle
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    Died January 4, 1970
    (aged 56)
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