Council - Sam Pendleton, Jr.
District 1 (Click
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Sam Pendleton, Jr.
District 1 Telephone (256)
Pendleton, Jr., is a retired Science Teacher of 32
years. He was first elected to represent District 1 in
August, 1992. He was reelected in 1996, 2000, 2004 and again
in 2008. He served as Council President and Chairman of
the Finance, Utilities and General Administration
committee from 2001-2004. Sam presently serves as
Chairman of the Public Safety Committee (Police
Department, Fire Department and the Municipal Court),
where he is a strong advocate of hiring additional
police officers. "I would rather
Florence have additional police and not need them, than
to need them and not have them." He believes
"Without Law and Order, There Is No Order."
His other committee assignments are member of the
Public Works and Planning Committees. He is also active
in several community based organizations.
and his wife, the former Deloris Ann (Blackburn), have two sons, Cedric Maurice and Demetrius Dion.
They are members of the Revival Center Church of God in
Christ, Elder Walter Johnson, Pastor.
Mr. Pendleton's City West Option Plan--Country Club Property 2011
Mr. Pendleton's Resolution--Country Club Property 2011