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Claude Mayo Erwin, American lawyer. Member American, Arkansas, Newport (past president), 8th Chancery (past president) bar associations, American Trial Lawyers Association, Sigma Nu.; Mason (K.T.).

Background

Erwin, Claude Mayo was born on August 31, 1906 in Newport, Arkansas, United States. Son of Claude Mayo and Elizabeth (Watson) Erwin.

Education

Student Hendrix College, 1924-1925, U. Arkansas, 1925-1927. Graduate Arkansas Law School, 1931.

Career

Admitted to Arkansas bar, 1930. Practice in Newport, 1932-1972. Prosecuting attorney 3d Judicial Circuit Arkansas, 1937-1940.

County and juvenile judge Jackson County, 1944. City attorney, Newport, 1961-1963. President Erwin, Inc., Ozark Corporation.

Director Zenith Seed Company, Inc. President Newport Public library association. Trustee Remmel Playground Park Association.

Religion

The teaching of Bible shows methods by which a man can obtain salvation.

Politics

Church should build bridges with political institutions through organizing ecumenical delegations to the party conferences.

Views

God enables every person to resist evil, by accepting forgiveness and liberation, and willing to be open to the Holy Spirit.

Membership

Member American, Arkansas, Newport (past president), 8th Chancery (past president) bar associations, American Trial Lawyers Association, Sigma Nu. Mason (K.T.).

Connections

Married Mildred Sloan, June 24, 1936. Children: Claude Mayo III, Harold Sloan.

father:
Claude Mayo Erwin

mother:
Elizabeth (Watson) Erwin

spouse:
Mildred Sloan

child:
Claude Mayo III Erwin

child:
Harold Sloan Erwin