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city official

Thomas Marion Bickham,, American city official. Decorated Legion of Merit, others. Colonel United States Army, 1941-1946, 51-54. Member National League Cities, United States Conference Mayors, Louisiana Municipal Association, Lions.

Background

Bickham, Thomas Marion was born on September 21, 1915 in Blanchard, Louisiana, United States. Son of Thomas Marion and Mary Emma (Flowers) Bickham.

Education

Graduate, Louisiana State University, 1938;postgraduate, Centenary Law School, 1948-1950.

Career

Member trust department, 1st National Bank of Shreveport, Louisiana, 1938-1941;management analyst, VA, Shreveport, 1946-1951;assistant director, Veterans Administration Hospital., 1955-1969;mayoral Executive officer, City of Shreveport, from 1971.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, the power of evil in the world is broken.

Politics

All human life is created by God and therefore is significant and valuable. When governments implement the capital punishment, then the life of the convicted is devalued and all possibilities of change end.

Views

All persons, regardless of age, gender, marital status, or sexual orientation, are entitled to have their human and civil rights ensured and to be protected against violence.

Membership

Colonel United States Army, 1941-1946, 51-54. Member National League Cities, United States Conference Mayors, Louisiana Municipal Association, Lions.

Connections

Son of Thomas Marion and Mary Emma (Flowers) B. M. Mildred Freeman, March 22, 1941. 1 daughter, Nancy Elizabeth.

father:
Thomas Marion Bickham

mother:
Mary Emma (Flowers) Bickham

spouse:
Mildred Freeman