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Marietta in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Judge Debra Halpern Bernes

October 15, 1955 – July 20, 2010

 
 
Judge Debra Halpern Bernes Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, April 21, 2012
1. Judge Debra Halpern Bernes Marker
Inscription.  Judge Debra Halpern Bernes was a loving and devoted wife and mother to her husband, Gary, and children, Lane and Matthew. She served her community as an Assistant District Attorney for Cobb County, a solo practitioner of law and as an elected judge of the Georgia Court of Appeals, a position she held from 2005. Judge Bernes was a proud member of the Kiwanis Club of Marietta, a past president of the Cobb County Bar Association, and a committed supporter of the Jewish Educational Loan Fund. Her infectious smile and laughter and her legacy of service to others had a positive effect on those around her and made an everlasting impact on this community.

“Dedicated and Devoted Wife, Mother and Public Servant”

 
Erected 2010 by Kiwanis Club of Marietta.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsGovernment & PoliticsWomen.
 
Location. 33° 57.15′ N, 84° 32.8′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Georgia
Judge Debra Halpern Bernes Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, April 21, 2012
2. Judge Debra Halpern Bernes Marker
The bench by the marker was also installed to honor Judge Bernes.
, in Cobb County. Marker is at the intersection of Haynes Street and Washington Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Haynes Street. The marker is located in a small garden adjacent to the Cobb County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marietta GA 30090, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Robert Edward Flournoy, Jr. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cherokee Treaty (about 400 feet away); Cobb County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Zion Heritage Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alexander Stephens Clay (approx. 0.2 miles away); Marietta National Military Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); A National Cemetery System (approx. ¼ mile away); Marietta National Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
 
Judge Debra Halpern Bernes Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, April 21, 2012
3. Judge Debra Halpern Bernes Marker
The marker, bench and garden honoring Judge Bernes
Judge Debra Halpern Bernes Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, April 21, 2012
4. Judge Debra Halpern Bernes Marker
The marker (to the right of the center tree) with the Cobb County Courthouse in the background.
The Cobb County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, April 21, 2012
5. The Cobb County Courthouse
The marker is at the leftmost of the three flagpoles.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 21, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 554 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 21, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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