James Collins Green, Sr

James Collins Green, Sr

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Death 4 Feb 2000 (aged 78)
Burial Clarkton, Bladen County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 50098481 · View Source
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Green served in the North Carolina House of Representatives from 1961 through 1976. He was elected Lieutenant Governor in 1976 after defeating Howard Nathaniel Lee in a Democratic primary runoff. In 1980, after a change to the North Carolina Constitution, Green became the first Lt. Governor elected to a second term. He defeated fellow former House Speaker Carl J. Stewart, Jr. in the 1980 Democratic primary, and then Republican Bill Cobey in the general election.


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  • Created by: Frank Melvin
  • Added: 23 Mar 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 50098481
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Collins Green, Sr (24 Feb 1921–4 Feb 2000), Find a Grave Memorial no. 50098481, citing Clarkton Cemetery, Clarkton, Bladen County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Frank Melvin (contributor 46961335) .