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William Louis Harrelson

state official.

William Louis Harrelson, American state official. Served with United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1942.; Member South Carolina. Crop Improvement Association, Farm Bureau, Blue Key, Phi Delta Phi, Gamma Sigma Delta.; Mason.

Background

Harrelson, William Louis was born on July 25, 1913 in Mullins, South Carolina, United States. Son of Maxey Clarence and Dora (Page) Harrelson.

Education

Student The Citadel, 1931-1932. Bachelor of Laws, University South Carolina., 1937, Juris Doctor.

Career

Admitted to South Carolina. bar. Farmer, Mullins, 1932-1976. Director Davis National Bank, Mullins and Marion Broadcasting Company.

Member South Carolina. House of Representatives, 1941-1942, State Senate, 1953-1955. Commissioner agriculture State of South Carolina., 1956-1976.

Chairman, South Carolina. Marketing Commission Past president Southern Association State Depts. Agriculture; board directors National Association State Depts.

Agriculture, representative Southern region, 1971.

Membership

Served with United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1942. Member South Carolina. Crop Improvement Association, Farm Bureau, Blue Key, Phi Delta Phi, Gamma Sigma Delta.

Mason.; Clubs: Mullins Cotillion.

Connections

Married Grace Hough, March 29, 1956. Children: Cynthia Page, William Louis.

father:
Maxey Clarence Harrelson

mother:
Dora (Page) Harrelson

spouse:
Grace Hough

children:
Cynthia Page Harrelson

William Louis Harrelson