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Clifford Davis
Birth: Nov. 18, 1897
Death: Jun. 8, 1970

U.S. Congressman. Born in Hazlehurst, Mississippi, he graduated from the law department of the University of Mississippi, in 1918, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in Memphis, Tennessee. He was city judge of Memphis, (1923-27), plus vice mayor and commissioner of public safety of Memphis, (1928-40). In 1940, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-sixth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Walter C. Chandler, reelected to the Seventy-seventh Congress and to the next eleven succeeding Congresses, serving until 1965. After his term, he practiced law in Washington, D.C., until his death at age 72. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Carolyn Leigh Davis (1903 - 1998)*
 
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Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery Midtown
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Section 9
 
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Record added: Aug 22, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7787053
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