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Lawyer

Oliver Wiley Folmar, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1938, United States Supreme Court 1954, Tennessee 1982. Member of American Bar Association, American Legion, Florida Bar, Tennessee Bar Association, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Folmar, Oliver Wiley was born on August 9, 1913 in Troy, Alabama, United States. Son of Marshall Bibb and Lois (Wiley) Folmar.

Education

Student, St. John's College, 1931—1932. Juris Doctor, University Miami, 1938. Juris Doctor, University Alabama, 1974.

Career

Private practice, Sarasota, Florida, 1938—1941, Miami, 1946—1978, Plantation Key, 1946—1978, Mountain City, Tennessee, 1978. Served as officer paratroop-infantry United States Army, 1941-1945.

Achievements

  • Bar: Florida 1938, United States Supreme Court 1954, Tennessee 1982.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, American Legion, Florida Bar, Tennessee Bar Association, Phi Delta Phi.

Connections

Married Portia Witherspoon Phillips, April 17, 1943. Children: Judith Wiley Folmar Songy, Clare Therita, Michelle Lois Mary.

father:
Marshall Bibb Folmar

mother:
Lois (Wiley) Folmar

spouse:
Portia Witherspoon Phillips

child:
Judith Wiley Folmar Songy Folmar

child:
Clare Therita Folmar

child:
Michelle Lois Mary Folmar