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Lawyer

Samuel Edgar Kelly, American lawyer. member firm Kelly, Denney, Pease & Allison, and predecessors, Columbus, Georgia, 1946-1982; Member Committee to Study City-County Government Merger, Columbus; Served with United States Navy, 1942-1945.; Fellow American College Trial Lawyers; member American, Georgia bar associations; Club: Lions (president Muscogee chapter).

Background

Kelly, Samuel Edgar was born on April 3, 1915 in Blakely, Georgia, United States. Son of Samuel Edgar and Eleanor (Spier) Kelly.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Georgia, 1938, Bachelor of Laws, 1942.

Career

Bar; member firm Kelly, Denney, Pease & Allison, and predecessors, Columbus, Georgia, 1946-1982. Past executive vice president, counsel Gas Light Company of Columbus. Director, past member Executive Committee, counsel American Family Life Assurance Company, Columbus.

Religion

In modern culture the ability to make decisions and choose the right path in life has extremely high value. But through the faith believers voluntarily surrender to God in love and joy.

Politics

As responsible citizens Christians should pray for elected officials, submit to just laws, pay taxes, and serve in various capacities, such as on juries, in the military, in public office, and by voting for their representative leadership.

Views

The supportive small group inside the Church is the most powerful tool for people to feel that they belong and to learn and grow.

Membership

Member firm Kelly, Denney, Pease & Allison, and predecessors, Columbus, Georgia, 1946-1982. Member Committee to Study City-County Government Merger, Columbus. Served with United States Navy, 1942-1945.

Fellow American College Trial Lawyers. Member American, Georgia bar associations. Club: Lions (president Muscogee chapter).

Connections

Married Mary Coker, April. Children: Samuel E. III, Mary Ann, Frank B.

father:
Samuel Edgar Kelly

mother:
Eleanor (Spier) Kelly

spouse:
Mary Coker

children:
Samuel E. III Kelly

Mary Ann Kelly

Frank B. Kelly