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Lawassa B. Jones, American legal assistant. Certified legal assistant corporation and business specialist, Tennessee.


Jones, Lawassa B. was born on March 27, 1938 in Ringgold, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Charles Benjamin and Martha Elizabeth (Gaddis) Brackett.


Associate of Applied Science, Cleveland (Tennessee) State Community College, 1978. Student contracts law, computer literacy, Cleveland (Tennessee) State Community College, 1986. Bachelor of Science, Covenant College, Lookout Mountain, Georgia, 1990.


Assistant to office manager, Arlen Shopping Centers Company, Chattanooga, 1976-1978;corporation paralegal, Stophel, Caldwell and Heggie PC, Chattanooga, 1978-1986;corporation paralegal, Stophel and Stophel PC, Chatanooga, 1986-1987;business manager, Master Plan Jewelry, Cleveland, Tennessee, since 1987.


Member viewer's advisory committee Station WTCI-Public television, Chattanooga, 1984-1990. Tutor Opportunity for Adult Reading, Cleveland, since 1986. Probation officer Tennessee Department Youth Development, since 1992.

Member National Association of Female Executives, National Association Legal Assistants, Tennessee Paralegal Association (founde,r past president, editor newsletter, board directors east region 1986-1990).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, travel, gardening.


Married Richard R. Jones, June 13, 1956. Children Cherie Haggard, Gemma Jenkins, Richard Junior.