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Insurance agent

Ellis Everett Koonce, American insurance agent.

Background

Koonce, Ellis Everett was born on December 3, 1929 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Son of Ellis Everett and Gladys Iola (Drake) Koonce.

Education

Graduated from the high school, Tunica, Mississippi.

Career

Member Executive Committee, Indiana Insurance Assemblies of God Theological Seminary of Mississippi, Jackson, 1980-1982;vice president, Indiana Insurance Assemblies of God Theological Seminary of Mississippi, Jackson, 1982-1983;president, Indiana Insurance Assemblies of God Theological Seminary of Mississippi, Jackson, 1983-1984;chairman finance committee, Indiana Insurance Assemblies of God Theological Seminary of Mississippi, Jackson, 1985-1987;member finance committee, Indiana Insurance Assemblies of God Theological Seminary of Mississippi, Jackson, 1987-1994. Vice president Woolfolk Company, Tunica, Mississippi, 1969-1974. President Koonce and Erwin Insurance Agency, Tunica, 1974-1985, Rimmer-Child-Koonce, Cleveland, Mississippi, since 1985.

Religion

God offers a loving relationship. The Covenant is not a contract in which God and human beings agree to provide particular goods and services for each other. God has freely and graciously already made it possible.

Politics

Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.

Views

Language of a derogatory nature (with regard to race, nationality, ethnic background, gender, sexuality, and physical differences) does not reflect value of one another and contradicts the Christian teaching.

Membership

Board alderman Town of Tunica, 1969-1973, mayor, city judge, 1973-1981, city clerk, 1985-1989. Sheriff Tunica County, 1990. Member Tunica County Board Adjustments.

Board directors Tunica County Museum & Convention Bureau, Tunica County Museum. Chair Town of Tunica Election Commission Corporal United States Air Force, 1948-1949. Chief Tunica Volunteer Fire Department, 1959-1961.

Member Tunica Lions Club (president 1961-1962), Masons (secretary 1952-1962).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Coin collecting/numismatics, antiques, other collectables.

Connections

Married Mary Dona Matthews, December 9. Children: Ellis Everett II, Mark Evans, Dona Lee.

father:
Ellis Everett Koonce

mother:
Gladys Iola (Drake) Koonce

spouse:
Mary Dona Matthews

child:
Ellis Everett II Koonce

child:
Mark Evans Koonce

child:
Dona Lee Koonce