Jack Strong

Full Name: Jack Boynton Strong
Date of birth: February 18, 1930
Date of death: July 28, 2015

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 2 Jan 10, 1967 - Jan 12, 1971 60th (1)   61st   Democrat Longview / Gregg   Gregg, Panola, Rusk, Shelby, Smith, Upshur, Van Zandt, Wood
S 2 Jan 12, 1965 - Jan 10, 1967 59th (2)   Democrat Longview / Gregg   Gregg, Harrison, Panola, Rusk, Shelby
S 2 Jan 8, 1963 - Jan 12, 1965 58th (3)   Democrat Longview / Gregg   Gregg, Harrison, Panola, Rusk, Shelby

(1) 60th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/11/1967, p. 19. Drew 4-year term. Senate Journal.
(2) 2-year term; entire Senate went up for reelection in 1966 due to redistricting. Reapportionment of Senate districts occurred in the 59th Legislature, Regular Session (1965), ch. 324 (SB 547). Texas Constitution Art. III, ยง3, Election and term of office of Senators.
(3) 58th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/9/1963, p. 16. Drew 2-year term. Senate Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial biographical sketch and photo. A State of Remembrance, 2017.
  • Photo and biographical sketch, 9/4/2011. Texas Bank and Trust.

Other Resources

  • Jack Boynton Strong, birth date 2/18/1930, death date 7/28/2015, obituary, photo, burial in Strong Cemetery, Henderson, Rusk County. Find a Grave.

Photographs

  • Photograph. Jack Strong, 61st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jack Strong, 60th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jack Strong, 59th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jack Strong, 58th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

61st R.S. - 1969
Drug Study (Chair) 
Finance  
Insurance (Vice Chair) 
Insurance Holding Company and Mortgage Loan (Chair) 
Jurisprudence  
Motion Picture Theater Industry  
Nominations  
Oil and Gas  
Privileges and Elections (Chair) 
Rules  
Rules of the Senate  
State Affairs  
Tort Claims Act  
Water and Conservation  
Youth Affairs  
60th R.S. - 1967
Claims (Chair) 
Constitutional Amendments  
Insurance  
Insurance Investigation, Hospital, Health and Accident Insurance  
Legislative, Congressional and Judicial Districts  
Local and Uncontested Bills, Special  
Military and Veterans Affairs  
Nominations  
Oil and Gas (Vice Chair) 
Rules  
Slums and Slum Clearance (Chair) 
Water and Conservation  
59th R.S. - 1965
Claims  
Constitutional Amendments  
Education  
Game and Fish  
Insurance  
Legislative, Congressional and Judicial Districts  
Local and Uncontested Bills, Special  
Military and Veterans Affairs  
Nominations  
Oil and Gas  
Privileges and Elections (Vice Chair) 
State and Local Tax Policy  
58th R.S. - 1963
Claims (Vice Chair) 
Constitutional Amendments  
Insurance  
Military and Veterans Affairs  
Nominations  
Oil and Gas  
State and Local Tax Policy  
State Departments and Institutions  

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