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Insurance agency executive , Small business owner

Emily Edgeworth was insurance agency executive, retired small business owner. Active Heritage Foundation, Washington, Meals on Wheels, Tuscaloosa, 1980's, Unity Baptist Church, Tuscaloosa; active Tuscaloosa Republican Committee, National Republican Committee; Member International Society Poets (distinguished member).

Background

Edgeworth, Emily was born on July 12, 1927 in Brilliant, Alabama, United States. Daughter of James Allen and Cara Margie (Mayes) Addison.

Education

Student, Alabama Business College, 1952. Graduate life underwriters training council, University Alabama, 1976.

Career

Medical aide, receptionist Office Doctor A.M. Walker, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1952-1958. Credit manager Busch Jewelry Company, 1958-1966. Purchasing clerk Avco Finance Corporation, 1966-1971.

Secretary Alabama Farm Bureau Insurance Company, 1971-1973. Multilines saleswoman Farm Bureau Insurance Company, 1973-1976. Owner, salesman Emily Edgeworth Insurance Company, 1976-1986.

Owner, manager Rural Relics, 1986-1989, retired, 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor poetry and short stories to various publications, including Best Poems of 1996 and 1997, Journey of the Mind, 1994, Growing Up on a Two Mule Farm, 1996.

Membership

Active Heritage Foundation, Washington, Meals on Wheels, Tuscaloosa, 1980's, Unity Baptist Church, Tuscaloosa. Active Tuscaloosa Republican Committee, National Republican Committee. Member International Society Poets (distinguished member).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing poetry and short stories, collecting depression era farm items.

Connections

Married Billy Pate, October 8, 1947 (divorced July 1968). Married William Edgeworth, September 24, 1972.

father:
James Allen Addison

mother:
Cara Margie (Mayes) Addison

spouse:
Billy Pate

spouse:
William Edgeworth