Samuel Oliver Starke Irvine
b. 4/14/1943 in Mobile, Alabama
m. Sallie Anne Kettig (9/18/1965) in Birmingham, Alabama
b. 3/23/1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Starke and Kate - 2005 Christmas

STARKE, born in Mobile, AL., 14th April, 1943, the 4th child of George Richardson Irvine and Lucille Starke. Starke was a graduate of Saint Mary's Elementary School, Mobile, AL. in 1957. He then attended McGill Toolen Institute in Mobile and graduated in 1961. After High school he attended Marion Military Institute, Marion, AL in 1961 and 1962. Moving towards bigger goals, he attended the University of Alabama and graduated in 1965 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Finance with an Option in Real Estate. He was also an initiated member of Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity. He married the former Sallie Anne Kettig on September 18, 1965 in Birmingham, Alabama. Anne is the daughter of William Henry Kettig Jr. and Sallie Kate Carmichael of Birmingham.

Gran holding Hampton - 2005 Christmas

  • Samuel Oliver Starke Irvine Email:

    • Graduate of Saint Mary's Elementary School, Mobile, AL 1957
    • Graduate McGill Toolen Institute, Mobile, AL 1961
    • Attended Marion Military Institute, Marion, AL 1961-62
    • Graduate of Univ of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 1965
      • BS Degree in Business Finance with an Option in Real Estate
      • Initiated member and Legacy of Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity
    • Entered Real Estate Profession as a Broker 1965
    • Financial Loan Officer, First Federal S & L, Mobile AL 1969
      • Became Branch Manager & Assistant V.P. 1972
    • Joined Earle, McMillian, & Neimeyer Inc Real Estate, Fairhope, AL 1974
      • Became a partner in 1975
      • Bought out partners in 1979, changed name to Irvine Co. Inc. in 1981
      • President of the Alabama Association of Realtors, 1988
      • Operated predominately as a residential company with offices located in Fairhope, Daphne, and briefly in Gulf Shores and Lake Forest all of Baldwin County in Alabama, until the residential business was sold in April 1997.
      • Irvine Co. Inc now operates as a commercial brokerage company and developer.

Issue :-

Samuel Oliver Starke Irvine Jr., b. November 11, 1966 in Mobile, Alabama
+m. Laura Michelle Holden, b. September 25, 1966
+m. September 14, 1991
divorced August 1999
2 children (Elizabeth and Oliver)
++m. Sarah Temple Collins, b. November 1, 1976
++m. July 26, 2003
3 Children (Dana, Gavin and Hampton)

William Henry Kettig Irvine, b. July 12, 1969 in Mobile, Alabama
m. Courtenay Michelle Frew, b. September 26, 1974
m. August 23, 2003
divorced: very soon
1 child (Nathan)

Kathryn Anne Irvine, b. March 22, 1979 in Mobile, Alabama