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Lawyer

Edward Lamar Benton, American lawyer. Member American Bar Association, State Bar Georgia, American Judicature Society, Phi Alpha Delta.; Mason (32 degree, Shriner), Elk, Moose.

Background

Benton, Edward Lamar was born on July 27, 1906 in Macon, Georgia, United States. Son of Daniel Morrison and Emma Jane (Crumo) Benton.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Mercer U., 1929.

Career

Admitted to Georgia bar, 1929, then practiced in Macon. Partner firm Jones, Cork, Miller & Benton, 1968-1972.

Religion

God wants to see people productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.

Politics

Social norms that assume different standards for women than for men in marriage are outdated and should be rejected. Laws in civil society should define marriage as the union of one man and one woman.

Views

The family is encompassing a wider range of options than that of the two-generational unit of parents and children.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, State Bar Georgia, American Judicature Society, Phi Alpha Delta. Mason (32 degree, Shriner), Elk, Moose.

Connections

Married Mary Wynelle Willums, December 19, 1928. Children: Edward Bruce, Mary Lamar (Mistress.

father:
Daniel Morrison Benton

mother:
Emma Jane (Crumo) Benton

spouse:
Mary Wynelle Willums

children:
Edward Bruce Benton

Mary Lamar (Mrs Benton