Vernon Eugene Smith

Full Name: Vernon Eugene "Gene" Smith, Sr.
Date of birth: February 3, 1921
Date of death: July 23, 1985

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 60-6 Jan 11, 1955 - Sep 21, 1955 54th (1)   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Tarrant
H 60-6 Jan 13, 1953 - Jan 11, 1955 53rd   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Tarrant

(1) Vernon E. Smith resigned 9/21/1955. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Military Service Notes

  • United States Army Air Corps, World War II. Obituary, "Former State Legislator 'Gene' Smith, 64, Dies," 7/26/1985. Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

Other Resources


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

54th R.S. - 1955
Banks and Banking  
Liquor Regulation  
Local and Uncontested Bills (Vice Chair) 
Public Health  
53rd R.S. - 1953
Common Carriers  
Liquor Regulation  
Motor Traffic  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Public Health  

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