Jimmy Adams

James Blackburn Adams

Full Name: James Blackburn "Jimmy" Adams
Date of birth: December 21, 1926
Date of death: April 25, 2020

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 61 Jan 9, 1951 - Aug 6, 1951 52nd (1)   Democrat Mexia / Limestone   Limestone

(1) W.H. Gant, in special election 11/13/1951, succeeded Jimmy Adams, resigned 8/6/1951. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes


  • Photograph. Jimmy Adams, 52nd Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

52nd R.S. - 1951
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Enrolled Bills (Vice Chair) 
Public Printing  
Revenue and Taxation  
State Hospitals and Special Schools  

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