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 Edward Lamar Baker

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Edward Lamar Baker

Birth
Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA
Death 20 Jun 2003 (aged 87)
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 7603599 View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He attended David Lipscomb College, (1936-38), graduated from Harding College Arkansas, in 1940 and during World War II, served in the U.S. Army Air Corps, (1942-46). He was a member of the Tennessee State General Assembly, (1967-68), a member of the Tennessee State Senate, (1969-70) and a delegate to Tennessee State Republican conventions, (1964-71). In 1971, he was elected as a Republican to the Ninety-second and Ninety-third Congresses, serving until 1975. After being defeated for reelection, he served as the regional representative for the secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation, (1981-85).

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Erik Lander
  • Added: 21 Jun 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7603599
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7603599/edward-lamar-baker : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Lamar Baker (29 Dec 1915–20 Jun 2003), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7603599, citing Woodlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .