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John Guiher Hutchinson

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John Guiher Hutchinson Famous memorial Veteran

Birth
Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA
Death
31 May 2024 (aged 89)
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Burial
Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA Add to Map
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U.S. Congressman. He served in the United States House of Representatives from the 3rd District of West Virginia from June 30, 1980 to January 3, 1981. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1956. Before entering politics, he served from 1956 to 1958 in the United States Air Force and rose to rank of first lieutenant. In 1967, he became the treasurer of the city of Charleston, West Virginia and served in this post until 1971, when he became mayor of the city. His tenure as mayor lasted for nine years before stepping down after being elected , as a Democrat, in a special election to a seat in the United States House of Representatives in June of 1980. He went on to serve in the House until January of 1981, when he stepped down after losing election to a new full term the previous November. After leaving politics, he became a business executive in Charleston.

U.S. Congressman. He served in the United States House of Representatives from the 3rd District of West Virginia from June 30, 1980 to January 3, 1981. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1956. Before entering politics, he served from 1956 to 1958 in the United States Air Force and rose to rank of first lieutenant. In 1967, he became the treasurer of the city of Charleston, West Virginia and served in this post until 1971, when he became mayor of the city. His tenure as mayor lasted for nine years before stepping down after being elected , as a Democrat, in a special election to a seat in the United States House of Representatives in June of 1980. He went on to serve in the House until January of 1981, when he stepped down after losing election to a new full term the previous November. After leaving politics, he became a business executive in Charleston.

Bio by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye



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  • Originally Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
  • Added: May 31, 2024
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/270930050/john_guiher-hutchinson: accessed ), memorial page for John Guiher Hutchinson (4 Feb 1935–31 May 2024), Find a Grave Memorial ID 270930050, citing Mountain View Memorial Park, Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.