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Congressman

Sonny Callahan, American former congressman. Served with United States Navy, 1952-1954; Member Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce, Alabama Movers Association, Alabama Trucking Association, Kiwanis, Optimists, Alabama Port Authority Board.

Background

Callahan, Sonny was born on September 11, 1932 in Mobile, Alabama, United States.

Education

Graduate, McGill Institute.

Career

President, chairman board, chief executive officer Finch Companies, Mobile and Montgomery, Alabama, 1964-1984. Member Alabama House of Representatives, 1970-1978, chairman Mobile County delegation. Member Alabama Senate, 1978-1982, United States Congress from 1st Alabama district, 1985—2002.

Member appropriations committee. Chairman subcommittee on energy and water development. President Sonny Callahan and Associate.

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1952-1954. Member Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce, Alabama Movers Association, Alabama Trucking Association, Kiwanis, Optimists, Alabama Port Authority Board.

Connections

Married Karen Reed; children: Scott, Patrick, Shawn Cushing, Chris, Cameron (deceased), Kelly Thomas.

spouse:
Karen Reed

children:
Cameron Callahan (deceased)

Scott Callahan

Chris Callahan

Patrick Callahan

Kelly Thomas Callahan

Shawn Cushing Callahan