Thomas Burton Adams Jr. (1917-2006) —
also known as Tom Adams —
Born in Jacksonville, Duval
County, Fla., March
estate and insurance
business; member of Florida
state senate, 1956-60; secretary
of state of Florida, 1961-71; Lieutenant
Governor of Florida, 1971-75; candidate for Governor of
Society; Phi Delta Theta; Alpha
Killed in an automobile
accident on I-10, in Suwannee
County, Fla., May 22,
2006 (age 89 years, 72
Interment at Fountainhead Memorial Park, Palm Bay, Fla.
Harry Pulliam Cain (1906-1979) —
also known as Harry P. Cain —
of Tacoma, Pierce
Born in Nashville, Davidson
County, Tenn., January
Republican. Mayor of
Tacoma, Wash., 1940; served in the U.S. Army during World War II;
Senator from Washington, 1946-53; defeated, 1944.
Phi Delta Theta; Eagles;
Died in Miami Lakes, Miami-Dade
County, Fla., March 3,
1979 (age 73 years, 52
Robert Spratt Cockrell (1866-1957) —
also known as Robert S. Cockrell —
of Jacksonville, Duval
Born in Livingston, Sumter
County, Ala., January
of Florida state supreme court, 1902-17.
Member, Phi Delta Theta; Phi
Delta Phi; Phi
Died in Tallahassee, Leon
County, Fla., June 23,
1957 (age 91 years, 152
Interment at St.
John's Episcopal Cemetery, Tallahassee, Fla.
Linton McGee Collins (1902-1972) —
also known as Linton M. Collins —
of Miami, Miami-Dade
County, Fla.; Washington,
Born in Reidsville, Tattnall
County, Ga., June 21,
of U.S. Court of Claims, 1964-72; died in office 1972.
Member, American Bar
Bar Association; Phi Delta Theta; Rotary.
Died in Washington,
12, 1972 (age 69 years, 296
Interment at Crescent Hill Cemetery, Helen, Ga.
Dwight Laing Rogers (1886-1954) —
also known as Dwight L. Rogers —
of Fort Lauderdale, Broward
Born near Reidsville, Tattnall
County, Ga., August
member of Florida
state house of representatives, 1930-38; U.S.
Representative from Florida 6th District, 1945-54; died in office
1954; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from
Member, Phi Delta Theta; Sphinx;
Died in Fort Lauderdale, Broward
County, Fla., December
1, 1954 (age 68 years, 106
Interment at Lauderdale
Memorial Park, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.