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Luther Hartwell Hodges
Birth: Mar. 9, 1898
Leaksville
Rockingham County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 6, 1974
Chapel Hill
Orange County
North Carolina, USA

Business executive. Democratic Governor of North Carolina (1954-1961) and United States Secretary of Commerce (1961-1965), under Presidents John F. Kennedy and and Lyndon B. Johnson. He helped promote an expansion of foreign trade and increase in exports. 
 
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 Parents:
  John James Hodges (1860 - 1936)
  Lovicia Ann Gammon Hodges (1861 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Blakeney Hodges (1897 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  Betsy Hodges Bernard (1925 - 2015)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mamie Ethel Hodges Edwards (1895 - 1977)*
  Luther Hartwell Hodges (1898 - 1974)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Overlook Cemetery
Eden
Rockingham County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Oct 09, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6841336
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