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Near Blountstown in Calhoun County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Governor Fuller Warren

Born 11/03/05 - Died 09/23/73

 
 
Governor Fuller Warren Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Tim Fillmon, May 11, 2017
1. Governor Fuller Warren Marker
Inscription.  To the east lies the burial site of Fuller Warren, Governor of Florida from 1949 to 1953. A World War II veteran, Governor Warren also served in the State House of Representatives. As Governor, he sponsored many important legislative initiatives such as Florida's Range Law and Reforestation Program. Among his many contributions to Florida's transportation system, he helped establish the Jacksonville Expressway System and the Sunshine Skyway.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsHorticulture & ForestryRoads & VehiclesWar, World II.
 
Location. 30° 28.704′ N, 85° 2.732′ W. Marker is near Blountstown, Florida, in Calhoun County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 69 and Elijah Morris Road, on the right when traveling north on State Road 69. Located in Nettle Ridge Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blountstown FL 32424, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. M & B Railroad (approx. 2.2 miles away); Cochranetown - Corakko Talofv (approx. 2.4 miles
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away); Blunt Reservation and Fields (approx. 2.4 miles away); "Old Blountstown" Courthouse (approx. 3.7 miles away); Altha Methodist Church (approx. 7.9 miles away); Abe Springs Bluff Courthouse (approx. 8.8 miles away); Torreya Tree (approx. 8.9 miles away); Florida Honors and Remembers our POW’s and MIA’s (approx. 13.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blountstown.
 
Also see . . .  Governor Fuller Warren. (Submitted on December 3, 2017, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida.)
 
Governor Fuller Warren Marker and entrance to Netle Ridge Cemetery image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Tim Fillmon, May 11, 2017
2. Governor Fuller Warren Marker and entrance to Netle Ridge Cemetery
Governor Fuller Warren Grave image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Tim Fillmon, May 11, 2017
3. Governor Fuller Warren Grave
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 3, 2017, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 232 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 3, 2017, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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