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James Ernest Hurdle

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James Ernest Hurdle, American educator. Served to Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy Reserve, 1944-1946.; Member Mississippi Education Association, Mississippi, American associations school adminstrs., Mississippi Association School Supts., American Association School Adminstrs., Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Hurdle, James Ernest was born on May 3, 1913 in Taylor, Mississippi, United States. Son of John G. and Jessie (Bunch) Hurdle.

Education

Student of University Mississippi, 1932-1933. Mississippi Synodical College, 1933-1934. Bachelor of Science, University Southern Mississippi, 1936, Master of Arts, 1951.

M. Louise McRaney, August 22, 1937.

Career

Teacher, coach, superintendent Oak Grove High School, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 1936-1943. Principal high school department Pearl River Junior College, Poplarville, Mississippi, 1943-1944. Superintendent Woodville (Mississippi) High School, 1946-1951.

Superintendent Summit (Mississippi) Separate School District, 1952-1955. Superintendent Shelby (Mississippi) High School, 1955-1960. Superintendent Philadelphia (Mississippi) City School, 1960-1970.

Membership

Served to Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy Reserve, 1944-1946. Member Mississippi Education Association, Mississippi, American associations school adminstrs., Mississippi Association School Supts., American Association School Adminstrs., Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

Children: James Ernest, Patricia Louise, Margaret Suzanne.

father:
John G. Hurdle

mother:
Jessie (Bunch) Hurdle

children:
James Ernest Hurdle

Patricia Louise Hurdle

Margaret Suzanne Hurdle