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Griffin Bell
Birth: Oct. 31, 1918
Sumter County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 2009
DeKalb County
Georgia, USA

Presidential Cabinet Secretary. He served as Attorney General of the United States in the administration of President Jimmy Carter from 1977 to 1979. After serving in the United States Army during World War II, he attended Mercer University Law School where he received a degree and was admitted to the Georgia bar in 1947. In 1961 he was appointed by President John F. Kennedy as Judge of the Fifth United States Circuit Court of Appeals, and served in that capacity for fourteen years. He authored the books "Taking Care of the Law" and "Footnotes to History: A Primer on the American Political Character". (bio by: C.S.) 
Family links: 
  Adlai Cleveland Bell (1892 - 1965)
  Thelma Pilcher Bell (1897 - 1976)
  Dorothy Bell (1916 - 1918)*
  Griffin Bell (1918 - 2009)
  Elizabeth Bell (1920 - 1993)*
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: pancreatic cancer
Oak Grove Cemetery
Sumter County
Georgia, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Jan 05, 2009
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