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Forrest Green Forrest Green
Full Name: John Forrest Green
Date of birth: December 11, 1921
Date of death: January 8, 2011

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 27 Jan 9, 1979 - Jan 13, 1981 66th   Democrat Corsicana / Navarro   Ellis, Navarro
H 27 Jan 11, 1977 - Jan 9, 1979 65th   Democrat Corsicana / Navarro   Ellis, Navarro
H 27 Jan 14, 1975 - Jan 11, 1977 64th   Democrat Corsicana / Navarro   Ellis, Navarro
H 27 Jan 9, 1973 - Jan 14, 1975 63rd   Democrat Corsicana / Navarro   Ellis, Navarro
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 67th Legislature, R.S., HCR91. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary .
  • Texas Monthly's Best and Worst Legislators
  • Named one of 'The Worst'. Best and Worst Legislators 1979.
  • Named one of the 'Furniture'. Best and Worst Legislators 1975.
  • Named one of the 'Furniture'. Best and Worst Legislators 1973.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Forrest Green, 64th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Forrest Green, 65th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Forrest Green, 66th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 63rd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 64th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 65th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 66th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituary, 1/10/2011. Corsicana Daily Sun .
  • Autobiography in LRL Collection, 328.764 G823G 2009. The Life I Lived 2009.
  • Notice of death, The Honorable John Forrest Green, Jr., Memorandum to All House, 82nd Legislature, 2/2/2011. Speaker of the House .
  • Committee Informationtop
    67th R.S. - 1981
    Fire Ants in Texas, Select  
    66th R.S. - 1979
    Agriculture and Livestock (Chair) 
    Higher Education  
    House Administration  
    65th R.S. - 1977
    Agriculture and Livestock  
    Agriculture and Livestock Subcommittee on Appropriative Matters (Vice Chair) 
    Environmental Affairs  
    Environmental Affairs Subcommittee on Pollution Control  
    Environmental Affairs Subcommittee on State Parks  
    House Administration  
    Migrant Farm Workers, House Joint (Vice Chair) 
    64th R.S. - 1975
    Agriculture and Livestock (Vice Chair - Appropriative Matters) 
    Agriculture and Livestock Interim Committee on Study of Agriculture and Livestock Commodities Exportation and Importation  
    Environmental Affairs  
    Environmental Affairs Subcommittee on State Parks  
    Textile Industry Development  
    63rd R.S. - 1973
    Agriculture and Livestock  
    Agriculture and Livestock Subcommittee on the Marketing of Food and Meat Products and Contracting of Cotton and Grain (Vice Chair) 
    Elections  
    Environmental Affairs  
    Environmental Affairs Subcommittee on State Parks  
     

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