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Mark Wells White, Jr.,
Governor Mark White addressing a joint session of the Texas Legislature on January 14, 1987, six days before leaving office.
|43rd Governor of Texas|
January 18, 1983 – January 20, 1987
|Lieutenant||William P. Hobby Jr.|
|Preceded by||Bill Clements|
|Succeeded by||Bill Clements|
|46th Attorney General of Texas|
January 19, 1979 – January 18, 1983
|Preceded by||John Hill|
|Succeeded by||Jim Mattox|
|74th Secretary of State of Texas|
January 19, 1973 – October 27, 1977
|Preceded by||V. Larry Teaver, Jr.|
|Succeeded by||George Strake, Jr.|
Mark Wells White
March 17, 1940
Longview, Texas, U.S.
|Died||August 5, 2017 (aged 77)|
Houston, Texas, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Linda Gale Thompson|
|Children||3 (two sons, one daughter)|
|Residence||Houston, Texas, U.S.|
|Alma mater||Baylor University|
|Profession||Lawyer and politician|
|Branch/service||Texas National Guard|
|Unit||36th Infantry Division|
References[change | change source]
- "Former Texas Gov. Mark White dead at 77". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved 2017-08-05.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Photos of Mark White, hosted by the Portal to Texas History
-  Governor Mark White's press conference on No Pass, No Play on August 8, 1985.
-  O.L. McCotter letter to Governor White on state prisons, July 8, 1985.
- White, Governor Mark and David Goldstein. Governor Mark White Oral History, Houston Oral History Project, November 23, 2009.
-  TX Attorney General Race-November 7, 1978
-  TX Governor Democratic Primary Race-May 1, 1982
-  TX Governor Race-November 2, 1982
-  TX Governor Race-November 4, 1986