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Williams, Paul X

Born February 19, 1908, in Booneville, AR
Died January 24, 1994, in Booneville, AR

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on May 24, 1967, to a seat vacated by John E. Miller. Confirmed by the Senate on June 12, 1967, and received commission on June 12, 1967. Served as chief judge, 1973-1981. Assumed senior status on October 31, 1981. Service terminated on January 24, 1994, due to death.

University of Arkansas, B.A., 1929
University of Arkansas School of Law, LL.B., 1930

Professional Career:

U.S. Navy lieutenant commander, 1942-1946
Assistant U.S. attorney, Western District of Arkansas, 1947-1948
Chancellor, Arkansas Chancery Court, 1949-1967