Dr. Emmett Ethridge Butler

Dr. Emmett Ethridge Butler (HM9FO)

Location: Gainesville, GA 30501 Hall County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 18.088', W 83° 49.525'

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1908-1955

Dr. Emmett Ethridge Butler was born in Jefferson, Georgia, and reared in Macon. He was graduated from Morehouse College and the Meharry Medical College. He and his family moved to Gainesville in 1936 where he established his medical practice.

Dr. Butler was president of the Progressive Club, president of the Georgia State Medical Association, and a member of the Northeast Georgia MedicalAssociation. He was appointed to the Gainesville Board of Education and was elected as a deacon of St. John Baptist Church.

Deeply respected by his colleagues in medicine as well as throughput the community, Dr. Butler focus on health, education, and government served as a beacon for many. The City Council of Gainesville named the E.E. Butler Parkway in his memory in 1990.

Sun Trust Bank, upon opening its new bank building on this site, salutes the remarkable and dignified legacy of Dr. Emmett Ethridge Butler with theplacement of this memorial.
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HM NumberHM9FO
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Year Placed1997
Placed BySun Trust Bank
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Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 2:59pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 239965 N 3799197
Decimal Degrees34.30146667, -83.82541667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 18.088', W 83° 49.525'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 18' 5.28" N, 83° 49' 31.50" W
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 130 Ee Butler Pkwy, Gainesville GA 30501, US
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