James C. Smith



  • Born in Panasoffkee, Fl.
  • Graduated from Bushnell High School, Bushnell, Fl. 1943
  • Graduated from University of Florida, Furman and University of Alabama
  • Taught at Lake Butler High School, Lake Butler, Fl. 1942-1952
  • Taught at Cross City High School, Cross City, Fl. 1952-1954
  • Taught at Lawtey Jr. High School, Lawtey, Fl. 1954-1960
  • Taught at Lake Weir High School, Summerfield, Fl. 1960-1966
  • Assistant Principal at Lake Weir High School 1966-1968
  • Principal at Belleview Santos Middle School 1968-1978
  • Farm Operator in the 1950’s
  • Developed a plant nursery since retirement