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James D. Edwards

James D. Edwards, American university dean. Member National Education Association, Southern History Association, University of Michigan, Bob Jones U. (president 1952-1954) alumni associations.

Background

  • Edwards, James D. was born on November 5, 1914 in Eclectic, Alabama, United States. Son of James DeAra and Lula (Harris) Edwards.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Bob Jones U., 1936. Student Gregg College, summer 1937, Louisiana State University, summers 1938-1939. Master of Arts, University of Michigan, 1941.

      Doctor of Laws, Northwestern Schools, 1952.

    Career

    • Dean of men Bob Jones U., Greenville, South Carolina., 1936-1943, professor American history since 1943, college dean, 1943-1947, dean school commerce, 1947-1948, dean students, 1947-1953, dean of administration, 1953-1981.

    Membership

    Member National Education Association, Southern History Association, University of Michigan, Bob Jones U. (president 1952-1954) alumni associations.

    Connections

    • Married Carolyn Elizabeth Reynolds, May 31, 1939. Children: James D., Carolyn DeAra.
    • father: James DeAra Edwards
    • mother: Lula (Harris) Edwards
    • spouse: Carolyn Elizabeth Reynolds
    • children: James D. Edwards
    • Carolyn DeAra Edwards
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    Born November 5, 1914
    Died August 20, 1981
    (aged 66)
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