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university dean

James D. Edwards, American university dean. Member National Education Association, Southern History Association, University of Michigan, Bob Jones U. (president 1952-1954) alumni associations.

Background

Edwards, James D. was born on November 5, 1914 in Eclectic, Alabama, United States. Son of James DeAra and Lula (Harris) Edwards.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Bob Jones U., 1936. Student Gregg College, summer 1937, Louisiana State University, summers 1938-1939. Master of Arts, University of Michigan, 1941.

Doctor of Laws, Northwestern Schools, 1952.

Career

Dean of men Bob Jones U., Greenville, South Carolina., 1936-1943, professor American history since 1943, college dean, 1943-1947, dean school commerce, 1947-1948, dean students, 1947-1953, dean of administration, 1953-1981.

Membership

Member National Education Association, Southern History Association, University of Michigan, Bob Jones U. (president 1952-1954) alumni associations.

Connections

Married Carolyn Elizabeth Reynolds, May 31, 1939. Children: James D., Carolyn DeAra.

father:
James DeAra Edwards

mother:
Lula (Harris) Edwards

spouse:
Carolyn Elizabeth Reynolds

children:
James D. Edwards

Carolyn DeAra Edwards