Iris Eloise <I>Faircloth</I> Blitch

Iris Eloise Faircloth Blitch

Vidalia, Toombs County, Georgia, USA
Death 19 Aug 1993 (aged 81)
San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Burial Homerville, Clinch County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 7826276 · View Source
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U.S. Congresswoman. She attended South Georgia College and was associated with husband in various business ventures and farming. She was a member of the Georgia State House of Representatives in 1948 and a member of the Georgia Senate, (1946, 52-54). In 1955, she was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-fourth Congress and to the next three succeeding Congresses, serving until 1963. Not a candidate for re-nomination, she resumed her previous business interests until 1988, when she moved to California and lived in retirement until death at age 81.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Find a Grave Memorial 7826276
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Iris Eloise Faircloth Blitch (25 Apr 1912–19 Aug 1993), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7826276, citing Pine Forest Cemetery, Homerville, Clinch County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .