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Robert Ashton Everett
Birth: Feb. 24, 1915
Obion County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 26, 1969
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Murray State College in 1936 and was appointed Obion County Circuit Court Clerk, in 1938. During World War II, he served as a Sergeant in the U.S. Army, (1942-45). After the war, he was administrative assistant to Senator Tom Stewart, (1945-49), administrative assistant to Governor Gordon Browning, (1950-52) and executive secretary of Tennessee County Services Association, (1954-58). In 1958, he was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-fifth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Jere Cooper, reelected to the Eighty-sixth and to the next five succeeding Congresses, serving until his death at age 53. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Faulk Everett (1885 - 1954)
  Lelia Ashton Everett (1889 - 1977)
 
Burial:
East View Cemetery
Union City
Obion County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 02, 2003
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Robert Ashton Everett
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