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Lawyer

Charles Rush Galloway, American lawyer. Bar: Mississippi 1937, United States District Court (southern district) Mississippi 1951, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1956, United States Supreme Court 1965.

Background

Galloway, Charles Rush was born on August 24, 1914 in Mississippi City, Mississippi, United States. Son of Charles Atkins and Bessie Eva (Rush) Galloway.

Education

Student, Millsap College, 1932—1934. Bachelor of Laws, University Mississippi, 1937.

Career

Private practice, 1937—1942, Gulfport, Mississippi, 1949—1955. Member Ross, Galloway & Meadows, 1946—1949. Partner Eaton, Cottrell, Galloway & Lang, from 1955.

Instructor business law University Mississippi Extension, 1953—1955. Prosecuting attorney, Gulfport, 1948—1952. City attorney, 1952—1969.

Served to major United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946.

Achievements

  • Bar: Mississippi 1937, United States District Court (southern district) Mississippi 1951, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1956, United States Supreme Court 1965.

Religion

The objective people wish to attain is not merely to be saved from something. God wishes his children to be saved to something.

Politics

A member of a Christian Church should support all social initiatives having a purpose to maintain and strengthen well-being and progress of the whole community and its members.

Views

Libelous language with regard to nationality, ethnic background, sexuality or gender does not assess the value of individual and contradicts the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Membership

President Gulfport Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1941—1942, Young Men's Business Club, 1948—1949. Fellow: American College Trial Lawyers. Member: American Bar Association, Gridiron Club, International Platform Association, National Association RailRoad Trial Counsel, Association Transportation Practitioners, Mississippi Bar Foundation, Harrison County Bar Association (president 1948-1949), Mississippi Bar Association, Masons Club, Century Club, Broadwater Country Club, Gulfport Yacht Club (commodore 1968), Blue Lodge.

Connections

Married Lanier Babington Galloway, May 26, 1938. Children: Robert Charles, James Babington, John Lanier.

father:
Charles Atkins Galloway

mother:
Bessie Eva (Rush) Galloway

spouse:
Lanier Babington Galloway

child:
Robert Charles Galloway

child:
James Babington Galloway

child:
John Lanier Galloway