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George Golson

October 24, 1913 - June 2, 2011

Born on October 24, 1913, George received his undergraduate education at Columbia University of NY, and his legal education at St. John’s University. After practicing law for several years in New York, he served his country during World War II. Upon his return from military service, George Golson built a new home in Columbia, SC, and launched a new career in business. He returned to legal practice in 1958 as a member of the South Carolina Bar, and in 1973 was admitted to serve as Attorney of Law in the Supreme Court of the United States.

In 1980, George Golson established an office in Las Vegas to provide consulting service on legal matters in the field of estate planning.

A devoted husband, a father of four children, an industrious businessman, an accomplished jurist, and a veteran of World War II, George Golson has led a distinguished life.

Throughout his long and productive life, George has made the most of his free time. He has challenged himself both intellectually and athletically. A prolific reader, writing short stories, composing ballads, music, and lyrics, fishing, and playing racquetball.

"Lita, my sincere sympathy in the loss of your father. I lost mine 29 years ago, and while you remember everything, it gets easier to smile along with the..." Pat Corbett Keadle (Columbia,, SC)

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