September 30, 1930 - August 10, 2003Lawyer, Legislator, Mayor, Judge Robert Flournoy moved to Marietta from Atlanta in 1957 to practice law. He served in the Georgia House 1963 - 1965, creating the Cobb State Court. Flournoy founded the Downtown Marietta Development Authority in 1971. As Mayor of Marietta, 1982 - 1986, he oversaw the renovations of Glover Park. In 1987, he became Cobb Superior Court Judge, rising to Chief Judge Cobb Judicial Circuit in 1999, and serving as Senior Judge in 2001 until his death in 2003. He used his keen intelligence, humor, oratory, honesty, courage and vivid personality to uphold the cause of justice, be a unifying force in the community, and serve the common good of all.
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|Placed By||Erected by The Kiwanis Club of Marietta|
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|Date Added||Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 11:54pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 726630 N 3759558|
|Decimal Degrees||33.95213333, -84.54756667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 57.128', W 84° 32.854'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 57' 7.68" N, 84° 32' 51.24" W|
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|Area Code(s)||404, 770, 678|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 186 Roswell St, Marietta GA 30060, US|
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