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Lawyer , Real estate developer

Jack Pearce Ashmore, American lawyer, real estate developer. Served with Army of the United States, 1952-1955.; Member American, Georgia, Atlanta bar associations, Mortgage Bankers Association Delta Phi, Phi Delta Theta.

Background

Ashmore, Jack Pearce was born on June 9, 1930 in Graceville, Florida, United States. Son of Jack Pearce and Gracie (Flournoy) Ashmore.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Emory University, 1952, Juris Doctor, 1958.

Career

Admitted to Georgia bar, 1957. Member firm Alston, Sibley, Miller, Spann & Shackelford, Atlanta, 1957-1963. Partner successor firm Alston, Miller & Gaines, 1963-1965.

Founder, partner firm Ashmore & Boozer, Atlanta, 1965-1968. Founder, partner firm Sanders, Hester, Holley, Ashmore & Boozer, Atlanta, 1968-1971. Founder, managing partner firm Troutman, Sanders, Lockerman & Ashmore, 1972-1976.

Managing partner Investment Properties, Ltd., Atlanta and Athens, Georgia, 1965-1976, Ashmore Brothers Properties, Atlanta, 1968-1976. President Candler Building Inc., Atlanta, 1970-1976. Chairman of the Board Ashmore Realty Company, General Apartment Company, Peachtree Air Service, Inc., St. Simons Company, King & Prince Hotel Company.

Director Castlewood International Corporation, 1st Georgia Bancshares, Inc., 1st Georgia Bank (Peoples American Bank Atlanta). Trustee Cousins Mortgage and Equity Investments. Lecturer Emory University School Law, 1959-1965.

Board visitors Emory University, 1970-1972, trustee, 1972-1976, member Executive Committee, 1974-1976, real estate committee, 1973-1976.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1952-1955. Member American, Georgia, Atlanta bar associations, Mortgage Bankers Association Delta Phi, Phi Delta Theta. Clubs: Lawyers, Commerce, Piedmont Driving (Atlanta).

Connections

Married Margaret Blythe Posey, November 1, 1957. Children: Blythe Gentry, Margaret Blain.

father:
Jack Pearce Ashmore

mother:
Gracie (Flournoy) Ashmore

spouse:
Margaret Blythe Posey

children:
Blythe Gentry Ashmore

Margaret Blain Ashmore