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George Tipton Naff, American lawyer. Member Kappa Sigma, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Naff, George Tipton was born on November 11, 1900 in Bastrop, Louisiana, United States. Son of George W. and Irene (Huffman) Naff.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Alabama Polytechnic Institute, 1924. Bachelor of Laws, University of Alabama, 1927.

Career

1 daughter Caroline. Admitted to Louisiana bar, 1928, general practice of law as associate or partner in firm Wilkinson, Lewis & Wilkinson, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1927-1941. General counsel principal subsidiaries of United Gas Corporation, 1941-1945, also vice president and general counsel from 1945. Former director and general counsel Union Producing Company, United Gas Pipe Line Company United Oil Pipe Line Company.

Executive vice president Texas Eastern Transmission Corporation 1948-1954, president 1954-1956, vice chairman, 1956-1957. Private law practice, 1957-1968.

Membership

Member Kappa Sigma, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Myrtle Johnson, October 21, 1924.

father:
George W. Naff

mother:
Irene (Huffman) Naff

spouse:
Myrtle Johnson