In Memoriam: Don Tisdale

June 06, 2024

Don Tisdale died April 30. He was 81.  

Tisdale earned his undergraduate degree from Wake Forest College in 1965 and his law degree from Wake Forest University School of Law in 1968. Following law school Don worked in private practice in Winston Salem until 1974 when he was elected the youngest district attorney in Forsyth County history at the age of 32. Afterward, he was a partner in Grace, Tisdale, & Clifton.

He was an NCAJ member from 1988 to 2015.  

Find his obituary here.