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accountant , Broadcasting executive

James Lawrence Kirk, II, American accountant, broadcasting executive. Certified Public Accountants.

Background

II, James Lawrence Kirk, was born on June 9, 1926 in Thomaston, Georgia, United States. Son of Elmer Edison and Alberta Kathryn (Bennett) K.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Florida Southern College, 1949.

Career

General manager Mississippi Valley Telephone Сompany, Carthage, Illinois, 1949-1950. Public accountant Tampa, Florida, 1951-1954. Chief accountant Station WTVT, 1955.

Vice president Consolidated Telephone Сompany, Moultrie, Georgia, 1956-1961. Public accountant, since 1962. President Kirk Broadcasting, Inc., including Southern Melody, Inc.

(Muzak), Atlanta, 1964-1986.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountants.

Membership

Member Moultrie School Board, 1967-1969. Active Moultrie Colquitt County Library. Chairman board trustees Colquitt County Memorial Hospital, 1981-1986.

Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member American, Florida institutes Certified Public Accountants, Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants, Georgia Hospital Association (trustee 1983), Veterans of Foreign Wars. Clubs: Elks.

Connections

Married Joyce Oneita Sheffield, March 27, 1970. Children: Marsha, Warren, Melissa, Vicki, Pamela, Randy.

father:
Elmer Edison K.

mother:
Alberta Kathryn (Bennett) K.

spouse:
Joyce Oneita Sheffield

children:
Marsha II

Warren II

Melissa II

Vicki II

Pamela II

Randy II