Coley looks back on his work after announcing he won’t seek re-election

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 28, 2019 9:56 PM CT | Published: May 28, 2019 12:10 PM CT

Bartlett Republican Jim Coley will not seek another two-year term in 2020 after a recent diagnosis with early stages of dementia.


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Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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