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Clyde Edward Fant

insurance company executive , mayor Shreveport

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.

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