J. Blake Timmons

Jerome Blake Timmons

Full Name: Jerome Blake Timmons
Date of birth: July 13, 1916
Date of death: June 10, 1957

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 123 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Amarillo / Potter   Armstrong, Carson, Deaf Smith, Oldham, Potter, Randall
H 123 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   Democrat Amarillo / Potter   Armstrong, Carson, Deaf Smith, Oldham, Potter, Randall

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary and photo, J. Blake Timmons, "City Corporation Court Judge Dies," 6/10/1957, pp. 1, 2, "served two terms as representative from Amarillo in the Texas Legislature." "Funeral Set for Timmons," 6/11/1957, p. 8. Amarillo Globe-Times.

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Jerome Blake Timmons, birth date 7/13/1916 in Amarillo; death date 6/10/1957 in Amarillo, Potter County; lawyer, county government; served in World War II. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Jerome Blake Timmons, birth date 7/13/1916, death date 6/10/1957, burial in Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Randall County. Grave marker inscription: "Newsman, Airman, Legislator, Judge, Christian, Democrat." Includes photograph of Jerome B. Timmons, Second Lieutenant, taken during World War II. Find a Grave.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

51st R.S. - 1949
Commerce and Manufactures (Chair) 
Conservation and Reclamation  
Constitutional Amendments  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
50th R.S. - 1947
Commerce and Manufactures  
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Conservation and Reclamation  
Constitutional Amendments  

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