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Bobby Lee Sanders, American Lawyer. Bar: Texas 1976. Board of 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, College State Bar of Texas, 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) Sanders.

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.

Religion

People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.

Politics

God, who is heard throughout the Bible, calls for justice for the widows, orphans and aliens who were oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore the involvement in political life is something that Christians should not avoid.

Views

Responsibility for parenting is to encourage social, economic, and religious efforts to maintain and strengthen relationships within families in order that every member may be assisted toward complete personhood.

Membership

Board of 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, College State Bar of Texas, Van Zandt County Bar Association (president 1987-1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, computers.

Connections

Son of; married Elsie Jean Beard, May 29, 1954. Children: Samuel Franklin, Cynthia Lee.