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John Holliday Kennett,, American lawyer. Bar: Virginia 1953, United States Supreme Court 1960. Named Boss of Year, Roanoke Valley Legal Secretaries Association, 1980. Member of American Bar Association, Roanoke Estate Planning Council (president 1961), Roanoke Bar Association, Virginia Bar Association, Roanoke Country.

Background

Kennett,, John Holliday was born on June 28, 1929 in Atlanta. Son of John Holliday and Alice Bruyere (Work) Kennett.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1951. Bachelor of Laws, University Virginia, 1954.

Career

With Kennett & Kennett, Certified Public Accountants, 1954. Associate Holman Willis, Junior, Roanoke, Virginia, 1954—1961. Private practice, from 1961.

Instructor commercial law Virginia Southern College, Roanoke, 1961—1967. Director various corporations.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Roanoke Estate Planning Council (president 1961), Roanoke Bar Association, Virginia Bar Association, Roanoke Country.

Connections

Married Barbara Miller, August 13, 1965. Children: Elizabeth B., Leigh H.