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Dempsey J. Barron Edit Profile

State legislator

Dempsey J. Barron, American state legislator. Recipient 10 Outstanding Members Florida Legislature, Press, 1957-1983. Member of American Bar Association, National Society State Legislators, Florida Bar, Panama City-Bay County Chamber of C.

Background

Barron, Dempsey J. was born on March 5, 1922 in Andalusia, Alabama, United States. Son of Jessie Carl and Minnie (Brown) Barron.

Education

Florida State University (Bachelor of Science in Business Administration). University of Florida (Juris Doctor).

Career

Attorney firm Barron, Redding, Boggs & Hughes, from 1954. Owner D-Bar Ranch

Member Florida House Representatives, 1956—1960, Florida Senate, from 1960, president pro tempore, 1967—1968, president, 1975—1976. Served with United States Navy, 1942-1947, PTO, European Theatre of Operations.

Religion

The relationship with God in Covenant is like a marriage between human beings – both as a community and as individuals – on the one side and God in Christ on the other.

Politics

When peaceful alternatives have failed, the force of arms may regretfully be preferable to unchecked aggression, tyranny and genocide.

Views

The distinctive feature of the Methodist Church is that lay people are involved in decision making.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, National Society State Legislators, Florida Bar, Panama City-Bay County Chamber of C.

Connections

Married Louverne Hall Barron, January 27, 1952. Children: Stephen D., Stuart J.

father:
Jessie Carl Barron

mother:
Minnie (Brown) Barron

spouse:
Louverne Hall Barron

child:
Stephen D. Barron

child:
Stuart J. Barron