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Albert Polk Jarrell

superintendent of schools.

Albert Polk Jarrell, American superintendent of schools. Recipient H. B. Cummings award; President’s award National Rehabilitation Association; Goodwill Industries award of Year. member cardiac rehabilitation committee Georgia Heart Association; Member Georgia High School Association (past regional president, past vice president), National Rehabilitation Association (president 1964-1965, past director,; Mason (Shiner), Lion.

Background

Jarrell, Albert Polk was born on August 5, 1907 in Butler, Georgia, United States. Son of Floyd C. and Mary Lee (McCants) Jarrell.

Education

Student Young Harris College, 1927, Mercer U., 1928. Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Georgia, 1933, Master of Arts, 1938. Student New York University, 1950.

Doctor of Laws, John Marshall Law School, Atlanta, 1957.

Career

Principal, Central School, 1927-1930. Superintendent schools, Chattahoochee County, Cusseta, Georgia, 1930-1939. Conselor Division Vocational Rehabilitation, Albany and Columbus, Georgia, 1940-1943, assistant director, 1943-1955, director 1955-1964.

Assistant state superintendent schools charge rehabilitation services, Atlanta, since 1964. Board of directors Georgia Society Crippled Children and Adults, Inc., 1951-1957, Goodwill Industries, since 1952. Board of trustees Atlanta Cerebral Palsy Center, since 1951.

Advisory board Metropolitan-Atlanta Committee for Employment Handicapped, since 1954. Member cardiac rehabilitation committee Georgia Heart Association. Board directors Georgia chapter Arthritis and Rheumatism Foundation, 1964-1965.

Membership

Member cardiac rehabilitation committee Georgia Heart Association. Member Georgia High School Association (past regional president, past vice president), National Rehabilitation Association (president 1964-1965, past director. Mason (Shiner), Lion.

Connections

Married Carolyn Parham, December 23, 1933. Children: Carolyn Parham, Marianne Jackson.

father:
Floyd C. Jarrell

mother:
Mary Lee (McCants) Jarrell

spouse:
Carolyn Parham

children:
Carolyn Parham Jarrell

Marianne Jackson Jarrell