Dean, Homer E., Jr., 1918-2008


Dean, Homer E., Jr., 1918-2008


Bio: Homer E. Dean, Jr., (b. September 18, 1918, Kaufman, Texas-d. August 18, 2008, Alice, Texas), lawyer, retired U.S. Army officer, served as Jim Wells County Attorney from 1947 to 1949 and District Attorney from 1950 to 1952. He served as Chairman of the Lyndon Johnson for Senator Committee in Jim Wells County during the 1948 senatorial election.


Mr. Homer Dean shakes hands with Pres. Lyndon Baines Johnson. Texas Friends Dinner, White House, Washington DC, 9/15/1968. Photo # b1701-12 by Frank Wolfe. White House Photo Office collection, LBJ Presidential Library, public domain.


LBJ Connection: Alice, Texas, lawyer; Jim Wells County county attorney during LBJ's 1948 Democratic senatorial primary race against Coke Stevenson and the "Box 13" scandal.