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Tommy Eugene Furby, American lawyer. Bar: Mississippi, United States District Court (northern and southern districts) Mississippi 1978, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1981, (11th circuit) 1987.

Background

Furby, Tommy Eugene was born on January 7, 1953 in Gulfport, Mississippi, United States. Son of Leroy and Bessie Lorene (Keene) Furby.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration with distinction, University Mississippi, 1975. Juris Doctor with honors, University Mississippi, 1977.

Career

Associate Perry, Crocket, Morrison & Starling, Jackson, Mississippi, 1978-1982. Partner Low & Furby, 1982-1988, Satterfield & Allred, Jackson, since 1988. Attorney Mississippi Pro Bono Project, Jackson, since 1986.

Consultant Omni Bank, Nationwide Bond, Inc., PCA Investors' Fund.

Achievements

  • Bar: Mississippi, United States District Court (northern and southern districts) Mississippi 1978, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1981, (11th circuit) 1987.

Membership

Member Mississippi State Bar (board directors young lawyers section 1986-1987, Outstanding Service award 1986, Outstanding Young Lawyer 1987, award of merit 1987), Hinds County Bar Association (board directors 1988-1990), Jackson Young Lawyers Association (president 1986-1987).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, golf, reading.

Connections

Married Bessie Elizabeth O'Bannon, August 24, 1973. Children: James Travis, Joshua Keene.

father:
Leroy Furby

mother:
Bessie Lorene (Keene) Furby

spouse:
Bessie Elizabeth O'Bannon

children:
James Travis Furby

Joshua Keene Furby