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James Odell Gillham

J.O. Gillham
Full Name: James Odell Gillham
Birth date: October 7, 1899
Death date: June 6, 1971

Terms of Service

  • House, 54th Legislature
    1/11/1955 - 1/8/1957
  • House, 53rd Legislature
    1/13/1953 - 1/11/1955

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • James Odell Gillham, birth date 10/7/1899 in Hunt, Texas; death date 6/6/1971 in Brownfield, Terry County; banker. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • James Odell Gillham, birth date 10/7/1899, death date 6/6/1971, burial in Terry County Memorial Cemetery, Brownfield, Terry County. Includes photo and partial obituary, source unknown, "Funeral Services Held Tuesday for J.O. Gillham, 71." Find a Grave .
  • Obituary and photo, "J.O. Gillham: Brownfield, Area Bank Leader Dies," 6/7/1971, pp. 1-A, 8-A. Lubbock Avalanche-Journal .
  • Obituary, J. Odell Gillham, "Former Happy Banker Dies," The Tulia Herald, 6/10/1971, p. 18, crediting Swisher County Library. Former state representative from 1952-1956. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
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