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Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Mitchell County

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  • Loraine Loraine Cemetery


    Loraine Cemetery
    Loraine, Mitchell County, Texas
    Politicians buried here:
      George Herman Mahon (1900-1985) — also known as George H. Mahon — of Colorado City, Mitchell County, Tex.; Lubbock, Lubbock County, Tex. Born in Mahon, Claiborne Parish, La., September 22, 1900. Democrat. Lawyer; Mitchell County Attorney, 1926-27; District Attorney, 32nd District, 1927-33; U.S. Representative from Texas 19th District, 1935-79; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1956, 1964. Methodist. Died in San Angelo, Tom Green County, Tex., November 19, 1985 (age 85 years, 58 days). Interment at Loraine Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Kirkpatrick Mahon (1860-1958) and Lola Willis (Brown) Mahon (1870-1931); married, December 21, 1923, to Helen Stevenson (1900-1987); uncle of Eldon Brooks Mahon (1918-2005).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Eldon Brooks Mahon (1918-2005) — also known as Eldon Mahon — Born in Loraine, Mitchell County, Tex., April 9, 1918. U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas, 1968-72; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas, 1972-89; took senior status 1989. Died in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex., December 3, 2005 (age 87 years, 238 days). Interment at Loraine Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Nola May (Muns) Mahon (1895-1971) and John B. Mahon (1896-1970); married to Nova Lee Groom (1919-2014); nephew of George Herman Mahon (1900-1985).
      See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial


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