Thursday, July 11th, 2013...2:19 am
O. Hale Almand, Jr., ’61
Hale Almand Jr., of Macon, Ga., passed away Saturday, July 6, 2013.
Graveside Services will be at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at Riverside
Cemetery. Mr. Almand was born in Atlanta, GA. and was raised in Pavo, GA.
and Warner Robins, GA. Mr. Almand’s parents were Otis Hale Almand, Sr. and
Mrs. Doris Rowland Almand. Mr. Almand graduated from Riverside Academy,
Gainesville/Miami and The Citadel, Charleston, S. C. After graduating from
The Citadel, he joined the Army and was on active duty in Vietnam. He
received an Honorable Discharge from the Army and attended the Walter F.
George School of Law in 1967. In 1970, he served as Editor-in-Chief, Mercer
Law Review. He graduated with highest honors from the Walter F. George
School of Law, Mercer University, J.D. Upon graduation from Law School he
served as Law Clerk under Honorable William Augustus Bootle. He also served
in the Army Reserves while working for Judge Bootle. After serving with
Judge Bootle for several years, he served in the U. S. Attorney’s Office in
Macon as a Special Assistant Attorney General until he left to go into
private practice. He remained in private practice until his death. Mr.
Almand is survived by his wife Marjorie Morgan Almand, three children Bond
Hale Almand, Lindsey Almand Davis and Coleman Morgan Almand. He has six
grandchildren: Bond, Bryant, Fletcher, Taylor, Karley and Emma. In lieu of
flowers, please contribute to your favorite charity . The family will
receive family and friends at 5975 Forsyth Rd, Macon Ga.