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Lawyer

J. Drew Avance was American lawyer. Bar: Arkansas 1938. Member of American Bar Association, Arkansas Bar Association, County Bar Association, Masons.

Background

Avance, J. Drew was born on November 7, 1909 in Hoxie, Arkansas, United States. Son of William Pinkerton and Florence Ophelia (Pillow) Avance.

Education

Bachelor, Henderson College, 1932. Student, Yale University, 1933—1934. Student, Louisiana State University, 1934—1935.

Bachelor of Laws, University Arkansas, 1938. Master of Arts, State Teachers College, 1958.

Career

Instructor University Arkansas Law School, 1940—1966, Little Rock University, 1960—1963. Private practice Little Rock, 1945—1966. Served to major United States Army, 1942-1945.

Achievements

  • Bar: Arkansas 1938.

Religion

Righteousness is a demand of God. It can be received only through faith in God.

Politics

Church should build bridges with political institutions through organizing ecumenical delegations to the party conferences.

Views

One may feel driven by urges such as anger, lust or greed. If anybody is willing to be open to the Holy Spirit, God helps to resist evil and to live life to the full.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Arkansas Bar Association, County Bar Association, Masons.

Connections

Married Leah Knowlton, November 24, 1935.

father:
William Pinkerton Avance

mother:
Florence Ophelia (Pillow) Avance

spouse:
Leah Knowlton