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The Hon. Berry L. Mobley
1932 - 2009
The Hon. Berry L. Mobley was born on November
6, 1932, in Heath Springs, SC, to parents Jesse M.
Mobley and Nannie Robertson Mobley. He attended
Clemson College and graduated from the University of
South Carolina in 1958 and from the USC School of
Law in 1964.
Judge Mobley began private practice in Lancaster in
1964. He served as the Lancaster City Attorney and was
elected to the Lancaster County Council, where he
served two four-year terms. In 1982, he was elected family
Judge Mobley was a member of the S.C. Bar, Civil Air Patrol, S.C. State Guard
and Catawba Sail and Power Squadron. He served on the board of directors of the
National Association of Counties and as president of the S.C. Association of
Counties and Rotary Club International. He served as chairperson for the Lancaster
County Council, Heart Fund Campaign, United Way Campaign and Lancaster
County Democratic Party.
He was a charter member of the Church of the Good Shepherd United
Methodist Church and served on the board of trustees at S.C. United Methodist Church.
The Hon. Berry L. Mobley died on September 29, 2009. He is survived by his
wife, Elizabeth E. Mobley; two sons, Berry L. Mobley Jr. and Robert E. Mobley; and
three grandchildren, Caroline Mobley, Lewis Mobley and Reese Mobley.