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John James Exon
Birth: Aug. 9, 1921
Lake Andes
Charles Mix County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 2005
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA

U.S. Senator, Nebraska Governor. He attended University of Omaha, (1939-41), served in the U.S. Army Signal Corps, during World War II, (1942-45) and was in U.S. Army Reserve, (1945-49). After his military service, he was a branch manager of a financial corporation and was founder-president of Exon Office Supplies, (1953-71). In 1970, he was elected as a Democrat the 33rd Governor of Nebraska, serving until 1979. As Governor, he applied his business skills to the State’s economy and balanced the State's budget. After leaving office, he was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate, serving (1979-97). After leaving politics, he lived in retirement until his death from cancer at age 83. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Wyuka Cemetery
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Lot: Sec-40 Lot-121 Sp-Sp-8
 
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Record added: Jun 10, 2005
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