Commissioner Joan P. Garner Presents Proclamations to Retiring Judges | Print |

 

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District 6 Commissioner Joan P. Garner on behalf of the Fulton County Board of Commissioners  (center) reads individual proclamations honoring retiring Superior Court Judges (left to right) Jerry W. Baxter, Wendy L. Shoob, T. Jackson Bedford, and Bensonetta Tipton Lane.   Commissioner Garner honored the judges for their leadership and service during their tenures with the Court.   Commissioner Garner presented the proclamations during a ceremony hosted by the Superior Court of Fulton County on Wednesday, November 30, 2016.    Other Judges, representatives from the offices of the District Attorney, Public Defender, Sheriff and various bar associations attended the ceremony in Fulton County’s Assembly Hall.   Colleagues and attorneys who honored the four judges often told personal stories that focused on the less serious sides of the judges’ personalities along with their service and concerns for the community.   During the individual presentations, Commissioner Garner was joined by District 5 Commissioner Marvin S. Arrington Jr.

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