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Jim Williams (Florida)

Jim Williams
11th Lieutenant Governor of Florida
In office
January 7, 1975 – January 2, 1979
Governor Reubin O'Donovan Askew
Preceded by Thomas Burton Adams, Jr.
Succeeded by Wayne Mixson
Personal details
Born (1926-06-17) June 17, 1926 (age 88)
Ocala, Florida
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Louise Oxner Williams

James Hunter Williams, aka Jim Williams or J.H. Williams (born June 17, 1926) is a retired American politician, member of the [1]

Williams is still living as of 2011. He runs a real estate agency in Ocala, Florida with other employers and members of his family. Jim Williams and his family have also given a vast amount of protected land to Marion County, FL, and own and maintain some of Florida's orange groves. He served on the governing board of the agency that protects Lake Weir, an important aspect of his home city. [This lake's tributary, the Ocklawaha River, would have been damaged if plans had continued to divert its water.]

Education

  • Jim Williams received his Bachelors degree in Political Science from the [2]

External links

  • Williams's Bio on Water Management site
Political offices
Preceded by
Thomas Burton Adams, Jr.
Lieutenant Governor of Florida
1975–1979
Succeeded by
Wayne Mixson


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