William Douglas Pawley
was born on September 17, 1896 in Florence, South Carolina
. He married Annie Hahr Dobbs
, daughter of Herbert Clifton Dobbs
and Annie Von Schele Hahr
, on July 25, 1918 in Marietta, Cobb County, Georgia
. He died on June 7, 1977 in Miami Beach, Florida
, at age 80.