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Pickett, Thomas Augustus 'Tom' b. August 14, 1903 d. June 7, 1980 US Congressman. He attended the University of Texas, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1929 and commenced to practice law in Palestine, Texas. He was Attorney of Anderson County, (1931-35) and District Attorney of the third judicial district of Texas, (1935-45). In 1945, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-ninth Congress and reelected to the next three succeeding Congresses, serving until 1952. After his term, he was Vice President of the National Coal Association, (1952-61) and...[Read More] (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) Saint James Episcopal Church Cemetery, Leesburg, Lake County, Florida, USA