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James Robert Franklin

James Robert Franklin, American, British municipal official. Board directors Southern Museum Flight, Birmingham, since 1985, secretary board, 1987-1988; Democratic candidate for House of Representatives, Alabama, 1982, 1990, Jefferson County Board Education, 1988, 92; East Jefferson County coordinator Heflin for Senate, Alabama, 1984; member 6th Congressional District advisory council on crime Republican Ben Erdreich, 1983-1992.

Background

  • Franklin, James Robert was born on September 3, 1951 in Columbus, Georgia, United States. Son of William Hendon and Evelyn Louise (Erwin) Franklin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Auburn University, 1973. Master of Public Administration, Jacksonville State University, 1979.

    Career

    • Police officer University Alabama Police Department, Birmingham, 1973-1977, Hoover (Alabama) Police Department, 1977. Juvenile probation officer Jefferson County Family Court, Birmingham, 1978-1987. Acquisition officer Birmingham Airport Authority, 1987-1990, manager acquisition and relocation, since 1990.

      Instructor University Alabama, Birmingham, 1978. Alabama president American Law Emforcement Officers Association, 1977-1979.

    Politics

    Pacifists should be honored because they do not allow us to become complacent about war and violence.

    Religion

    The Covenant is the means of grace by which the relationship with God is accepted and then sustained. It is therefore not so much about getting in to a relationship with God as it is about staying in it.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The demands of modern life may leave someone stressed and overloaded, or isolated and feeling useless. Be persistent, and success will be definitely achieved.

    Membership

    Board directors Southern Museum Flight, Birmingham, since 1985, secretary board, 1987-1988. Democratic candidate for House of Representatives, Alabama, 1982, 1990, Jefferson County Board Education, 1988, 92. East Jefferson County coordinator Heflin for Senate, Alabama, 1984.

    Member 6th Congressional District advisory council on crime Republican Ben Erdreich, 1983-1992.

    Personality

    Interests

    Creative writing, aircraft models, gardening, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Deborah Ann Killough, November 15, 1974. Children: Heather Ann, Shannon Brooke, Erwin James.
    • father: William Hendon Franklin
    • mother: Evelyn Louise (Erwin) Franklin
    • spouse: Deborah Ann Killough
    • children: Heather Ann Franklin
    • Shannon Brooke Franklin
    • Erwin James Franklin
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    Born September 3, 1951
    (age 66)
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