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Insurance executive

Robert Samuel Kennedy, American insurance executive. Recipient pacesetter award City of Monroe, 1975. State representative Louisiana Legislation, Union Parish, 1948-1952; member Monroe City School Board, Louisiana, 1966-1968; board adjustments City of Monroe, 1972-1976. Member Northeast Louisiana Association Life Underwriters.

Background

Kennedy, Robert Samuel was born on September 16, 1924 in Point, Louisiana, United States. Son of Robert Yancey and Ada Jean (Taylor) Kennedy.

Education

Student, Louisiana State University, 1943. Commissioned Navy, Notre Dame University, South Bend, Indiana, 1944. Bachelor of Science in Agricultural, Louisiana Technology University, Ruston, 1947.

Career

Agricultural teacher, Richland Parish School Board, Rayville, Louisiana, 1948-1953;store principal, General Mercantile-Post Master, Point, Louisiana, 1953-1955;agent, State Farm Ins.Co., Monroe, Louisiana, since 1952.

Religion

Life is not about things. Life is relationships. Foremost of those relationships is the one we hold with Jesus Christ.

Politics

Manifestations religious freedom include supporting separation of church and state, advocating for people everywhere to be guaranteed the right to worship free from discrimination, and lifting up respectful dialog as a healthy means to understanding.

Views

Language of a derogatory nature (with regard to race, nationality, ethnic background, gender, sexuality, and physical differences) does not reflect value for one another and contradicts the Christian teaching.

Membership

State representative Louisiana Legislation, Union Parish, 1948-1952. Member Monroe City School Board, Louisiana, 1966-1968. Board adjustments City of Monroe, 1972-1976.

Member Northeast Louisiana Association Life Underwriters.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: politics, timber farming, reading.

Connections

Married Katie Jean Sanford, April 28, 1961. Children: Robert Samuel Junior, Bobette Kennedy Martin, James Whitten, Broderick Donovan, Derek Sanford.

father:
Robert Yancey Kennedy

mother:
Ada Jean (Taylor) Kennedy

spouse:
Katie Jean Sanford

child:
Robert Samuel Junior Kennedy

child:
Bobette Kennedy Martin Kennedy

child:
James Whitten Kennedy

child:
Broderick Donovan Kennedy

child:
Derek Sanford Kennedy