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Lawyer

Euple Dozier, American lawyer. Bar: Mississippi 1953, United States District Court (northern district) Mississippi 1953, United States District court (southern district) Mississippi 1953, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1961. Recipient Susan B. Anthony award, 1974.

Background

Dozier, Euple was born on November 10, 1908 in Fulton, Mississippi, United States. Son of Samuel Lee and Maranda (Googe) Dozier.

Education

Graduate, Jackson School Law, 1953.

Career

Assistant United States Attorney Northern District Mississippi, 1955—1961, attorney, 1961. Commissioner United States District Court (northern district) Missouri, 1962. Sole practice Fulton, since 1963.

Prosecuting attorney Itawamba County, 1964—1967, attorney, board supervisors, 1965—1983. Member Mississippi Oil & Gas Board, 1976—1980. Vice chairman Tennessee Valley Regional Housing Authority, Corinth, Mississippi, since 1969.

Achievements

  • Bar: Mississippi 1953, United States District Court (northern district) Mississippi 1953, United States District court (southern district) Mississippi 1953, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1961.

Religion

By faith alone Christians receive salvation and not through any works of their own.

Politics

The belief in religious freedom and its corollary, the separation of the institutions of church and state, come from the commitment to the authority of the Bible.

Views

Christians with differing approaches should be engaged with each other to discuss how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

Membership

Member of Federal Bar Association, Mississippi Bar Association, Mississippi Federation Business & Professional Women's Clubs (president 1969-1970, woman of achievement award 1955), Order Eastern Star.

Connections

father:
Samuel Lee Dozier

mother:
Maranda (Googe) Dozier