Bill Thomas

Full Name: William Neal "Bill" Thomas
Date of birth: August 13, 1927
Date of death: December 15, 2011

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 3 Jan 8, 1991 - Jan 12, 1993 72nd   Republican Greenville / Hunt   Hunt, Rains, Rockwall, Wood
H 3 Jan 10, 1989 - Jan 8, 1991 71st   Republican Greenville / Hunt   Hunt, Rains, Rockwall, Wood

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Military Service Notes

  • United States Army, Colonel, "served with the Army during the Korean and Vietnam War eras in Germany, Vietnam, and Tunisia, and whose decorations include a Legion of Merit medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, a Distinguished Flying Cross with Oak Leaf Cluster, a Bronze Star with valor and Oak Leaf Cluster, a Soldier's Medal, an Air Medal with valor and Oak Leaf Cluster, a Joint-Service Commendation, and an Army Commendation with valor and Oak Leaf Cluster." 72nd Legislature, 4th C.S., HR 35. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.

Other Resources


  • Photograph. Bill Thomas, 72nd Legislature, Members of the 72nd Legislature Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)
  • Photograph. Bill Thomas, 71st Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

72nd R.S. - 1991
General Investigating (Vice Chair) 
Higher Education  
Higher Education Subcommittee on Budget and Oversight  
State, Federal, and International Relations  
71st R.S. - 1989
Cultural and Historical Resources  
Cultural and Historical Resources Subcommittee on Budget and Oversight  
General Investigating  

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