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Herman Dupree Baker

Herman Dupree Baker, American lawyer. Bar: Georgia 1965. Chairman finance committee, 1st Baptist Church, Decatur, Georgia, since 1982. Served to Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1945-1946, PTO. Member Federal Bar, State Bar Georgia.

Background

  • Baker, Herman Dupree was born on April 18, 1928 in Statham, Georgia, United States. Son of William Grady and Mary O. (Gauntt) Baker.

  • Education

    • AB, Mercer University, 1949. Juris Doctor, Mercer University, 1952.

    Career

    • Investigator United States Civil Service Commission, Augusta, Georgia, 1953-1959. Assistant vice president claims Public Savings Insurance Company, Charleston, South Carolina, 1960-1963. Criminal investigator Internal Revenue Service, Atlanta, 1963-1969, estate tax attorney, 1969-1976, appeals officer, 1976-1986.

      Private practice probate and tax attorney, since 1986.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Georgia 1965.

    Membership

    Chairman finance committee, 1st Baptist Church, Decatur, Georgia, since 1982. Served to Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1945-1946, PTO. Member Federal Bar, State Bar Georgia.

    Connections

    • Married Esther May Deal, May 17, 1953. Children: Cynthia Jane Buchanan, Gloria Ann Baker Fondren, Joyce Hazel.
    • father: William Grady Baker
    • mother: Mary O. (Gauntt) Baker
    • spouse: Esther May Deal
    • children: Cynthia Jane Buchanan Baker
    • Gloria Ann Baker Fondren Baker
    • Joyce Hazel Baker
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    Born April 18, 1928
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