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George Ervin Estes,

George Ervin Estes,, lawyer. Bar: Mississippi 1950, United States District Court (southern district) Mississippi 1951, United States District Court (southern district) Alabama 1965, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1984, United States Supreme Court. Fellow: Mississippi Bar Foundation; member: Mississippi Trial Lawyers Association, American Judicature Society, Gulfport Yacht, Kiwanis (president 1960).

Background

Estes,, George Ervin was born on June 4, 1928. Son of George Ervin and Jettye Brook (Mitchell) Estes.

Education

Bachelor, Mississippi College, 1948. Juris Doctor, University Mississippi, 1950.

Career

Private practice, Gulfport, Mississippi, since 1950. Partner Estes & Estes. City attorney Gulfport, 1976—1979.

Director Merchants Bank & Trust. Legislation editor Law Journal, 1950.

Religion

Communion and Water Baptism are symbolic acts of obedience to the teaching of Jesus in the New Testament.

Views

Spiritual support, encouragement and challenge should be major strengths of a Christian community.

Membership

Fellow: Mississippi Bar Foundation. Member: Mississippi Trial Lawyers Association, American Judicature Society, Gulfport Yacht, Kiwanis (president 1960).

Connections

Married Martha Anne Bishop Estes, October 14, 1950. Children: George Ervin III, James N.

Politics

A believer should support social climates, in which human communities are maintained and strengthened for the sake of all persons and their growth.