HOLLOWAY, Clyde Cecil, (1943 - 2016)


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

HOLLOWAY, Clyde Cecil, a Representative from Louisiana; born in Lecompte, Rapides Parish, La., November 28, 1943; graduated from Forest Hill High School, Forest Hill, La., 1961; attended the National Aeronautics School, Kansas City, Kans.; businessman; business owner; chairman of the board, Forest Hill Neighborhood School; elected as a Republican to the One Hundredth and to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1987-January 3, 1993); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Third Congress in 1992; unsuccessful candidate for Governor of Louisiana in 1991; unsuccessful candidate for election to the United States House of Representatives in 1994, 1996, 2002, and 2014; unsuccessful candidate for lieutenant governor of Louisiana in 2003; Louisiana state director, Office of Rural Development, United States Department of Agriculture, 2006-2009; member of the Louisiana public service commission, 2009-2016; died on October 16, 2016, in Forest Hill, La.