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Lawyer

Joseph Quentin Davidson, American lawyer. Recipient Algernon Sidney Sullivan bronze Medallion and certificate Mercer U., Walter F. George School Law faculty medal. Fellow American College Probate Counsel; member Columbus Chamber of Commerce. (chairman education committee), Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Upsilon, Phi Alpha Delta, Delta Tau Delta.

Background

Davidson, Joseph Quentin was born on October 11, 1905 in Fort Valley, Georgia, United States. Son of Joseph Elijah and Belle (Aultman) Davidson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, U. Georgia, 1926. Bachelor of Laws summa cum laude, Mercer U., 1929.

Career

Admitted to Georgia bar, 1929. Associate Slade & Swift, Columbus, Georgia, 1929-1931. Partner Swift, Pease, Davidson & Chapman, and predecessor, 1931-1969.

Director United Oil Corporation, Columbus, Georgia Board education, Muscogee County, Georgia. Member board publications Methodist Church, member board pensions, board hospital and homes South Georgia Conference Methodist Church Past president United Givers. Board directors Columbus Young Men’s Christian Association, local chapter American Red Cross.

Local advisory council Salvation Army. Chairman of the Board mgrs. City Hospital; vice president, trustee South Georgia Methodist Home for Aging, Americus, Georgia.

Trustee Mercer U., Columbus College Foundation, Inc.

Membership

Fellow American College Probate Counsel. Member Columbus Chamber of Commerce. (chairman education committee), Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Upsilon, Phi Alpha Delta, Delta Tau Delta.

Clubs: Rotary (past president), Columbus Executives, Country (vice president.

Connections

Married Maude Ray Adams, September 28, 1929. Children: Barbara Lynette (Mistress.

father:
Joseph Elijah Davidson

mother:
Belle (Aultman) Davidson

spouse:
Maude Ray Adams

child:
Barbara Lynette (Mrs Davidson