Charles Whitlow Norwood, Jr

Charles Whitlow Norwood, Jr

Birth
Valdosta, Lowndes County, Georgia, USA
Death 13 Feb 2007 (aged 65)
Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA
Burial Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 17923393 · View Source
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US Congressman. Born in Valdosta, Georgia and educated at Georgia Southern College and Georgetown University this dentist and decorated Viet Nam War veteran served as a Congressman from his home state from 1995 until his death. The conservative's election in 1994 made him the first Republican to be elected from his eastern Georgia district since the days of Reconstruction. He was a strong opponent of what he viewes as excessive government regulation and fought to give consumers better access to health care. He died after a long battle with cancer and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 17923393
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Whitlow Norwood, Jr (27 Jul 1941–13 Feb 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17923393, citing Westover Memorial Park, Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .