Judge portraits added at courthouse

Bob Shartrand photo

Family and friends gathered Monday, Jan. 13 to honor Overton County judges John Officer, John Roberts, and Bruce Myers upon the occasion of their portraits being placed on the wall in the second floor courtroom of Overton County Courthouse. John Officer served as General Sessions Judge from 1998 to 2014. Bruce Myers served as General Sessions Judge from 1974 to 1982. John Roberts served as General Sessions Judge from 1968 to 1974, and also served as a U.S. District Attorney from 1974 to 1997, then served as Livingston-Overton County Chamber of Commerce Director.