Roy C. Coffee

Roy Clarence Coffee

Full Name: Roy Clarence Coffee, Sr.
Date of birth: August 9, 1896
Date of death: October 19, 1978

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 48 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Paradise / Wise   Wise
H 50 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Paradise / Wise   Wise

(1) District 50 composed of Wise County; there is no District 133, pp. 41, 46, Acts 1911, 32nd Legislature, 1st C.S., ch. 10, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(2) District 50 represented by Roy C. Coffee, p. 4. House Journal.
(3) District 133 represented by Roy C. Coffee, p. 246. Texas Legislative Manual.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, February 1979, p. 174. Texas Bar Journal.

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Obituary and photo, Roy C. Coffee, Sr., "ACU Benefactor Dies in Dallas," 10/20/1978, p. 13-A. Served as a member of the Texas Legislature from 1920-1924. Abilene Reporter-News.
  • Roy C. Coffee, birth date 8/9/1896, death date 10/19/1978, burial in Restland Memorial Park, Dallas. Find a Grave.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

38th R.S. - 1923
Constitutional Amendments  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts (Chair) 
Home Builders' Association, Investigating  
Oil, Gas and Mining  
School Districts  
37th R.S. - 1921
Banks and Banking  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Oil, Gas and Mining  
Public Health  
Representative Districts  

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