Clyde Roark Hoey

Clyde Roark Hoey

Birth
Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA
Death 12 May 1954 (aged 76)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA
Plot
Memorial ID 6225288 · View Source
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US Congressman, US Senator, North Carolina Governor. Elected to represent North Carolina's 9th District in the United States House of Representatives to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Congressman Edwin Y. Webb, serving from 1919 to 1921. Served as Governor of North Carolina from 1937 to 1941. Elected as a Senator from North Carolina to the United States Senate, serving from 1945 until his death in office in 1954.

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CLYDE ROARK HOEY
DEC. 11, 1877 -- MAY 12, 1954
GOVERNOR OF NORTH CAROLINA
1937 -- 1941
UNITED STATES SENATOR
JAN. 3, 1945 -- MAY 12, 1954
ONE OF THE GREAT, YET THE PLAINEST AMONG US.
"WELL DONE, THOU GOOD AND FAITHFUL SERVANT."

Gravesite Details Lawyer, Publisher, Governor of North Carolina (1937-41), U. S. Senator

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  • Added: 28 Feb 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6225288
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Clyde Roark Hoey (11 Dec 1877–12 May 1954), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6225288, citing Sunset Cemetery, Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .