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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Mar 5, 2018
Nashville lawyer Robert Edward Kendrick Sr., died on Feb. 24 at the age of 93. Raised in Clarksville, Kendrick was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Kendrick graduated from Vanderbilt Law School, where he also earned a master’s degree in economics. After teaching for several years, he earned an advanced law degree from Yale University on a Fulbright Scholarship. In 1961, he moved to Washington, D.C., where he worked in the U.S. Justice Department and later the Department of Commerce. He later returned to Nashville, where he worked for the Metro legal department and the Tennessee State Attorney General’s office. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Woodmont Hills Church Missions Fund, or to Healing Hands International. Visitation will be at Woodmont Hills Church on Thursday (March 8) from 6 to 7 p.m., with memorial service immediately following.