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Bobby Lee Sanders

Bobby Lee Sanders, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1976. Board directors Mental Health/Mental Retardation Regional Center East Texas, Tyler, 1978-1994; member Van Zandt County Library. Advisory Board, Canton, 1987-1991; president Van Zandt County Association Retarded Citizens, Canton, 1979-1981. Member Texas State Bar Association, Van Zandt County Bar Association (president 1987-1989).

Background

  • Sanders, Bobby Lee was born on January 12, 1935 in Ben Wheeler, Texas, United States. Son of Levi Franklin and Veta Lee (Bigony).

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, East Texas State University, 1956. Master of Science, Florida State University, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Florida State University, 1962.

      Juris Doctor, Southern Methodist University, 1977.

    Career

    • From assistant professor to professor Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, 1962-1977. Partner Sanders & Sanders, Canton, Texas, 1977-1986. Private practice, since 1977.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 1976.

    Politics

    The diversity of religious expressions is guaranteed by the separation of church and state. However, church and state should interact in different social and political fields for the benefit of the whole society.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    The life with Christ is not only to live in the atmosphere of your local church. God made his children creative, productive, and therefore able to make the whole world a better place.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Methodist member is very much a folk theologian who should speak 'plain truth to plain people'.

    Membership

    Board directors Mental Health/Mental Retardation Regional Center East Texas, Tyler, 1978-1994. Member Van Zandt County Library. Advisory Board, Canton, 1987-1991.

    President Van Zandt County Association Retarded Citizens, Canton, 1979-1981. Member Texas State Bar Association, Van Zandt County Bar Association (president 1987-1989).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, computers.

    Connections

    • Son of; married Elsie Jean Beard, May 29, 1954. Children: Samuel Franklin, Cynthia Lee.
    • father: Levi Franklin Son
    • mother: Veta Lee (Bigony) Son
    • spouse: Elsie Jean Beard
    • children: Samuel Franklin Sanders
    • Cynthia Lee Sanders
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