Late Curtis Person Jr. known for state Senate, Juvenile Court

By , Daily Memphian Published: September 08, 2020 9:07 PM CT

Former Republican state Senator and Juvenile Court Judge Curtis Person Jr. died Friday at the age of 85. He began his political career as a Democratic state Representative and ended it 48 years later with a single term as one of only three elected Juvenile Court Judges in Shelby County over the past 55 years.

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Bill Dries

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Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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