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Lawyer

Johnnie Anderson Jones, American lawyer. Bar: Louisiana 1953, United States District Court (eastern and middle districts) Louisiana 53, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1982, United States Supreme Court 1961.

Background

Jones, Johnnie Anderson was born on November 30, 1919 in Laurel Hill, Louisiana, United States. Son of Henry Edward and Sarah Ann (Coats) Jones.

Education

Bachelor in Psychology, Southern. University, Baton Rouge, 1949. Juris Doctor, 1953.

Career

Insurance agent Universal Life Insurance Company, Baton Rouge, 1947—1948. Letter carrier United States Post Office, 1948—1950. Private practice, 1953.

Senior lawyer Jones & Jones, since 1975. Assistant parish attorney City-Parish Government, Baton Rouge, 1969—1972. Served with United States Army, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations.

Achievements

  • Bar: Louisiana 1953, United States District Court (eastern and middle districts) Louisiana 53, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1982, United States Supreme Court 1961.

Religion

Baptism should be administered to those who can understand the Christian faith and the true meaning of the rite.

Politics

The Lord has given His people the mission of making disciples from every nation.

Views

The family has its own complex identity as a small community of covenant love and trust.

Membership

Board directors Louisiana Human Relations Council, Baton Rouge, 1984. Member Louisiana House of Representatives, 1972—1976. Member of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American Bar Association, Alpha Phi Alpha, American Legion, Baton Rouge Bar Association, Louis A. Marinet Legal Society, National Bar Association, American Judicature Society.

Connections

Married Sebell Elizabeth Chase, June 1, 1948. Children: Johnnie, Adair Darnell, Adal Dalcho, Ann Sarah Bythelda.

father:
Henry Edward Jones

mother:
Sarah Ann (Coats) Jones

spouse:
Sebell Elizabeth Chase

child:
Johnnie Jones

child:
Adair Darnell Jones

child:
Adal Dalcho Jones

child:
Ann Sarah Bythelda Jones