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Jack Chatterson Terry, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)General practiceCivil litigation, stateFamily and matrimoniallawyer. Decorated Purple Heart, Air medal. Served as officer United States Army Air Force, 1941-1946; Member American Bar Association, Missouri Bar Association, Kansas City Bar Association; Member Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).; Club: Inter-City Kiwanis (president 1967).

Background

Terry, Jack Chatterson was born on November 23, 1919 in Monett, Missouri, United States. Son of Jacob E. and Florence V. (Chatterson) Terry.

Education

Bar: Missouri 1952, United States Superior Court 1961. Sole practice, Independence, Missouri, since 1952. Member Missouri Legislature, 1955-1956.

Legislation liaison officer Jackson County (Missouri), 1967-1968. Attorney Inter-City Fire Protection District, 1955-1974. City attorney City of Blue Summit (Missouri),1971-1976.

Attorney Jackson County (Missouri) Board Election Commissioners, 1974-1998. President Independence Good Government League, 1961-1963, Jackson County League Better Government, 1962-1966.

Career

Sole practice, Independence, Missouri, since 1952. Member Missouri Legislature, 1955-1956. Legislation liaison officer Jackson County (Missouri), 1967-1968.

Attorney Inter-City Fire Protection District, 1955-1974. City attorney City of Blue Summit (Missouri), 1971-1976. Attorney Jackson County (Missouri) Board Election Commissioners, since 1974.

Achievements

  • Bar: Missouri 1952, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1961.

Membership

President Independence Good Government League, 1961-1963, Jackson County League Better Government, 1962-1966. Served as officer United States Army Air Force, 1941-1946, PTO. Member American Bar Association, Missouri Bar Association, Kansas City Bar Association, Inter-City Kiwanis (president 1967), Masons, Shriners.

Connections

Married Susan W. Terry, June 7, 1941. Children: Susan L. Terry Galewaler, Philip C. Bachelor of Arts History and Government.

father:
Jacob E. Terry

mother:
Florence V. (Chatterson) Terry

spouse:
Susan W. Terry

child:
Susan L. Terry Galewaler Terry

child:
Philip C. Bachelor of Arts History and Govt Terry