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Thomas Lee Wallis, American librarian. Certified teacher, school administrator, library. Member Mississippi Library. Association, Mississippi Community College Faculty Association, National Society Sons of the American Revolution (Liberty medal 1991), National Society Sons Confederate Veterans, National Congress Patriotic Organizations, Clan Stewart Society of America, Inc.

Background

Wallis, Thomas Lee was born on February 7, 1942 in Baldwyn, Mississippi, United States. Son of William Isom and Mary Irene (Snell) Wallis.

Education

AS, Northeast Mississippi Junior College, Booneville, 1963. Bachelor, William Carey College, 1965. Master of Education, University Mississippi, 1978.

Postgraduate, University Southern Mississippi, 1992.

Career

Teacher, Cherokee County Schools, Woodstock, Georgia, 1965-1967; teacher, Douglas County Schools, Douglasville, Georgia, 1967-1971; teacher, Prentiss County Schools, Booneville, Mississippi, 1971-1973; teacher, Union County Schools, New Albany, Mississippi, 1973-1975; administrative staff, N.E. Mississippi Community College, Booneville, 1975-1982; instructor, N.E. Mississippi Community College, Booneville, 1982-1991; library, N.E. Mississippi Community College, Booneville, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, school administrator, library.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Prentiss County History, 1984. Author: The History of Mount Olive Baptist Church, 1993. Contributor Union County History, 1991.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

Politics

Government is appointed by God as His servant to encourage good and restrain evil to the end that all people are blessed and His people are enabled to live quiet and peaceful lives in all godliness and holiness.

Views

Different kinds of small groups inside the overall Baptist movement should be encouraged to developed, so that both leaders and members of the societies could receive support and challenge in their faith.

Membership

Member Mississippi Library. Association, Mississippi Community College Faculty Association, National Society Sons of the American Revolution (Liberty medal 1991), National Society Sons Confederate Veterans, National Congress Patriotic Organizations, Clan Stewart Society of America, Inc.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, genealogy, antiques.

Connections

father:
William Isom Wallis

mother:
Mary Irene (Snell) Wallis