JUDGE DALE RETIRES
October 26, 2010 § Leave a comment
There will be a retirement reception honoring Chancellor Sebe Dale, Jr., 10th Chancery Court District, on Friday, November 12 at the Marion County Chancery Court Annex, 250 Broad Street in Columbia, from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. All members of the bar are invited and encouraged to attend.
He obtained an undergraduate degree from Mississippi College and his law degree from the University of Mississippi. He also completed courses at the National Judicial College in Reno, Nevada.
Dale served as chairman of the Board of Governors of the Mississippi Judicial College, chairman of the Mississippi Judicial Advisory Study Committee, chairman of the Mississippi Children’s Code Commission, and other professional leadership positions.
For his leadership he was honored with the Justice Achievement Award of the Mississippi Court Administrators Association in 1995; the Mississippi Supreme Court Chief Justice Award in 1996; the Lifetime Achievement Award of the Mississippi Bar Association in 1997; and he was named Distinguished Jurist by the Mississippi State University Pre-Law Society in 2000.
He is a veteran of World War II, and retired Colonel of the U.S. Army Reserve. He is a past president of the Magnolia Chapter of the Retired Officerss Association.