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Clyde Edward Fant

Clyde Edward Fant, American mayor Shreveport, insurance company executive. award Shreveport Advt; award Sales Execs. Member La Tax Commission, 1971-1972. President, Louisiana Municipal Association, 1951, 52, 53, life; Club. 1954; Club, 1962.; Mason (33 degree), Lion.

Background

  • Fant, Clyde Edward was born on October 18, 1905 in Linden, Texas, United States. Son of John Preston and Rosa Lee (Owen) Fant.

  • Education

    • Student College Marshall. 1923-1925; honorary Doctor of Laws, East Texas Baptist College, 1960.

    Career

    • Mayor, City of Shreveport. 1946-1958, 58-70; president Fant, Chase & Kline, Inc., Shreveport, 1954-1958, Chairman of the Board, 1972-1973.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member La Tax Commission, 1971-1972. President, Louisiana Municipal Association, 1951, 52, 53, life. Club. 1954; Club, 1962.

    Mason (33 degree), Lion.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Elizabeth Moos, September 3, 1927. Children: Clyde Edward, John Frank.
    • father: John Preston Fant
    • mother: Rosa Lee (Owen) Fant
    • spouse: Margaret Elizabeth Moos
    • children: Clyde Edward Fant
    • John Frank Fant
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    Born October 18, 1905
    Died July 6, 1973
    (aged 67)
    Nationality

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