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John Joseph Snider

John Joseph Snider, American lawyer. Bar: Oklahoma bar 1955.


  • Snider, John Joseph was born on July 25, 1928 in Seminole, Oklahoma, United States. Son of George Nathan and Katherine (Harris) Snider.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Oklahoma, 1950. Bachelor of Laws, University Oklahoma, 1955.


    • Since practiced in, Oklahoma City. Attorney Fellers, Snider, Blankenship, Bailey & Tippens, 1964-1993, counsel to, from 1993. Member Oklahoma advisory council National Legal Services Corporation, 1976-1977.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Oklahoma bar 1955.


    God calls for justice for those, who are oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore Christians should be involved in political life.


    God gives us the Holy Spirit, and when we respond, there is no limit to what the grace of God is able to do in a human life.

    Denomination: Methodist


    It is important to experience God's grace working in the lives of people. Wisdom and maturity are gained from life experience, especially during the prayer and sharing stories with other Christians.


    President Oklahoma Society to Prevent Blindness, 1965-1971. Board directors Hospital Hospitality House, Oklahoma, 1978-1986. Board directors National Society Prevention Blindness, 1971-1975.

    Vice chairman Oklahoma City Crime Prevention Council, 1976-1977. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1950-1953. Fellow American Bar Foundation (Oklahoma chairman 1986-1988).

    Member Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce, Oklahoma Bar Association, Oklahoma County Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Kappa Psi.


    • Married Harriet Jean Edmonds, June 14, 1952. Children– John Joseph, Dorothy Susan (Mistress Mark E. Blohm), William Arnold.
    • father: George Nathan Snider
    • mother: Katherine (Harris) Snider
    • spouse: Harriet Jean Edmonds
    • children: John Joseph Snider
    • Dorothy Susan Snider (Mistress Mark E. Blohm)
    • William Arnold Snider
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    Died April 3, 1997
    (aged 68)