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Calvin Craig Fitzhugh

Calvin Craig Fitzhugh, American state legislator, lawyer. Bar: Tennessee 1975, United States District Court (western district) Tennessee 1975, United States Court Military Appeals 1976.

Background

  • Fitzhugh, Calvin Craig was born on March 22, 1950 in Brownsville, Tennessee, United States. Son of James R. and Frances (Craig) Fitzhugh.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Tennessee, 1972. Juris Doctor, University Tennessee, 1975.

    Career

    • Partner Caldwell & Fitzhugh, Attorneys, Ripley, Tennessee. Vice president, counsel Bank of Ripley, since 1988, board director. Member District 82 Tennessee House Representatives, since 1994.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Tennessee 1975, United States District Court (western district) Tennessee 1975, United States Court Military Appeals 1976.

    Politics

    Manifestations religious freedom include supporting separation of church and state, advocating for people everywhere to be guaranteed the right to worship free from discrimination, and lifting up respectful dialog as a healthy means to understanding.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Through The Lord’s Supper, or Holy Communion, the bread and cup symbolize the broken body and shed blood offered by Christ recall God’s great love for people. As they did for the disciples on the eve of Christ’s crucifixion.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    The word of God can be discovered only through the Bible.

    Membership

    Scoutmaster troop 63 boy Scouts American, Ripley, 1988, board directors West Tennessee district, Jackson, since 1984. Board directors Tri-County Mental Health Center, Covington, Tennessee, since 1986. Major United States Air Force, 1976-1980.

    Member American Bar Association, Tennessee Bar Association, Lauderdale County Bar Association (president since 1983), Ripley Chamber of Commerce (president 1985-1986), Phi Alpha Delta.

    Personality

    Interests

    Duck hunting.

    Connections

    • Married Pamela Chism, June 8, 1974. Children: Elizabeth Marley, Thomas Arthur Craig.
    • father: James R. Fitzhugh
    • mother: Frances (Craig) Fitzhugh
    • spouse: Pamela Chism
    • children: Elizabeth Marley Fitzhugh
    • Thomas Arthur Craig Fitzhugh
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    Born March 22, 1950
    (age 67)
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