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Thomas Lee Wallis

Thomas Lee Wallis, American librarian. Certified teacher, school administrator, library. Member Mississippi Library. Association, Mississippi Community College Faculty Association, National Society Sons of the American Revolution (Liberty medal 1991), National Society Sons Confederate Veterans, National Congress Patriotic Organizations, Clan Stewart Society of America, Inc.

Background

  • Wallis, Thomas Lee was born on February 7, 1942 in Baldwyn, Mississippi, United States. Son of William Isom and Mary Irene (Snell) Wallis.

  • Education

    • AS, Northeast Mississippi Junior College, Booneville, 1963. Bachelor, William Carey College, 1965. Master of Education, University Mississippi, 1978.

      Postgrad., University Southern Mississippi, 1992.

    Career

    • Teacher Cherokee County Schools, Woodstock, Georgia, 1965-1967, Douglas County Schools, Douglasville, 1967-1971, Prentiss County Schools, Booneville, Mississippi, 1971-1973, Union County Schools, New Albany, 1973-1975. Administrative staff Northeast Mississippi Community College, Booneville, 1975-1982, instructor, 1982-1991, library, from 1991.

    Major achievements

    • Certified teacher, school administrator, library.

    Works

    • Editor: Prentiss County History, 1984. Author: The History of Mount Olive Baptist Church, 1993. Contributor Union County History, 1991.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Member Mississippi Library. Association, Mississippi Community College Faculty Association, National Society Sons of the American Revolution (Liberty medal 1991), National Society Sons Confederate Veterans, National Congress Patriotic Organizations, Clan Stewart Society of America, Inc.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, genealogy, antiques.

    Connections

    • father: William Isom Wallis
    • mother: Mary Irene (Snell) Wallis
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    Born February 7, 1942
    Died August 30, 2004
    (aged 62)
    Nationality
    • 1963
      Northeast Mississippi Junior College
    • 1965
      William Carey College
    • 1978
      University Mississippi
    • 1992
      University Southern Mississippi
    • 1965 - 1967
      Teacher, Cherokee County Schools
      Woodstock, Georgia, United States
    • 1967 - 1971
      Teacher, Cherokee County Schools
      Douglasville, Georgia, United States
    • 1971 - 1973
      Teacher, Cherokee County Schools
      Booneville, Mississippi, United States
    • 1973 - 1975
      Teacher, Cherokee County Schools
      New Albany, Indiana, United States
    • 1975 - 1982
      administrative staff Northeast Mississippi Community College
      Booneville, Mississippi, United States
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