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Bethel Bowles Kelley, American lawyer. Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946.; Member American, Detroit bar associations, State Bar Michigan, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Background

Kelley, Bethel Bowles was born on December 6, 1912 in Bardstown, Kentucky, United States. Son of John S. and Myrtle (Troutman) Kelley.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1934, Juris Doctor, 1937.

Career

Admitted to Kentucky bar, 1936, Michigan bar, 1937. Associate firm Harold R. Smith, Detroit, 1937-1940, Grafton & Grafton, Louisville, 1940-1941. Member firm Cross, Wrock, Miller, Vieson & Kelley, Detroit, 1941-1967, Dykema, Gossett, Spencer, Goodnow & Trigg, Detroit, 1967-1974.

Lawyer in residence Wake Forest U., Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1974. Director Michigan-Ohio Pipeline Corporation, Mount Pleasant, Michigan Trustee Alma College.

Membership

Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946. Member American, Detroit bar associations, State Bar Michigan, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Clubs: Detroit Athletic, Pere Marquette Rod and Gun, Secord.

Connections

Married Jane Hamilton, December 21, 1940. Children: Patricia, Nancy, Mary Beth.

father:
John S. Kelley

mother:
Myrtle (Troutman) Kelley

spouse:
Jane Hamilton

child:
Patricia Kelley

child:
Nancy Kelley

child:
Mary Beth Kelley