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Earle Cabell
Birth: Oct. 27, 1906
Death: Sep. 24, 1975

US Congressman, Mayor of Dallas, Texas. Born on a farm in Dallas County, Texas, he attended Texas A & M University and Southern Methodist University in the 1920s, then with his brothers 1932, organized the Cabell's Corporation, a line of dairies and convenience stores, which he served as chairman of the board. In May 1961, he was elected as Mayor of Dallas and was in office at the time of the President John F. Kennedy's assassination. He resigned as Mayor of Dallas on February 3, 1964, when he was nominated as a candidate for Congress and was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-ninth Congress and to the next three succeeding Congresses, serving (1965-73). An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he retired and returned to Dallas, Texas, where he lived until his death at age 68. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin E. Cabell (1858 - 1931)
  Sadie Earle Cabell (1869 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Holder Cabell (1906 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Lewis Cabell (1897 - 1897)*
  Ben Elias Cabell (1899 - 1964)*
  Charles Pearre Cabell (1903 - 1971)*
  Earle Cabell (1906 - 1975)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Restland Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Peace Garden
 
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Originally Created by: Joel Manuel
Record added: Apr 16, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7359325
Earle Cabell
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