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Bill Parsley Bill J. Parsley
Full Name: Bill J. Parsley
Date of birth: April 25, 1928
Date of death: August 27, 1990

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 88-3 Jan 12, 1965 - Dec 31, 1965 59th (1)   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Lubbock
H 88-3 Jan 8, 1963 - Jan 12, 1965 58th (2)   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Lubbock
(1) Parsley resigned 12/31/1965. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Sworn 12/10/1962. Oaths of Office.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 58th Legislature, R.S., HSR 431. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 59th Legislature, R.S., HSR 395. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 72nd Legislature, R.S., HR 33. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Navy, Korean War. 72nd Legislature, R.S., HR 33. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Bill Parsley, 58th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Bill Parsley, 59th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 58th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 59th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    67th R.S. - 1981
    Higher Education Adminstration, Special  
    59th R.S. - 1965
    Congressional and Legislative Districts (Vice Chair) 
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    Rules (Chair) 
    Rules of the House  
    State Affairs  
    58th R.S. - 1963
    Charges by Representatives W. T. Dungan and Ronald Roberts re: Textbook Investigating Interim Committee, Investigation, Special  
    Common Carriers  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    General Investigating  
    Oil, Gas, and Mining  

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