Floyd Davidson Spence, Sr

Floyd Davidson Spence, Sr

Birth
Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, USA
Death 16 Aug 2001 (aged 73)
Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Lexington, Lexington County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 5860638 · View Source
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He served in the U.S. Congress as a representative from South Carolina for 30 years. His more than 40 years in the Navy reserve made him an expert on the military and it served him well as chairman of the House Armed Services Committee. In 1988 he had a double lung transplant and in 2000 he received a kidney transplant. During his tenure in Congress he maintained one of the highest voting attendance records.

Bio by: Ron Moody


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ron Moody
  • Added: 19 Oct 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial 5860638
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Floyd Davidson Spence, Sr (9 Apr 1928–16 Aug 2001), Find a Grave Memorial no. 5860638, citing Saint Peters Lutheran Church Cemetery, Lexington, Lexington County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .