R.C. (Frank) Gaston

Robert C. 'Frank' Gaston

Full Name: Robert Cecil "Frank" Gaston, Jr.
Date of birth: September 19, 1928
Date of death: May 26, 2017

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 33-M Jan 13, 1981 - Jan 11, 1983 67th   Republican Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 33-M Jan 9, 1979 - Jan 13, 1981 66th   Republican Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 33-M Jan 11, 1977 - Jan 9, 1979 65th   Republican Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 33-M Jan 14, 1975 - Jan 11, 1977 64th   Republican Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 33-M Jan 9, 1973 - Jan 14, 1975 63rd   Republican Dallas / Dallas   Dallas

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Biographical Sketches

  • Photo and obituary, Robert Cecil 'Frank' Gaston, Jr., birth date 9/19/1928, death date 5/26/2017. Dignity Memorial.

Military Service Notes

  • United States Air Force, 1st Lieutenant, Korea. Military grave marker, Robert C. Gaston, birth date 9/19/1928, death date 5/26/2017, burial in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, Dallas. Find a Grave.

Other Resources

Texas Monthly's Best and Worst Legislators

  • Named one of the 'Furniture'. Best and Worst Legislators 1973.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

67th R.S. - 1981
Higher Education  
66th R.S. - 1979
Higher Education  
Judicial Affairs  
65th R.S. - 1977
Environmental Affairs  
Environmental Affairs Subcommittee on Appropriative Matters  
Environmental Affairs Subcommittee on Wildlife Preservation (Chair) 
Higher Education  
Higher Education Subcommittee on Junior Institutions  
64th R.S. - 1975
Higher Education  
63rd R.S. - 1973
Business and Industry  
Business and Industry Subcommittee on Real Estate  
Intergovernmental Affairs  

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