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List of famous people buried in Texas State Cemetery, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Celebrities are often buried in the highest caliber cemeteries, mausoleums and tombs, which is why we've created this list of celebrities buried in Texas State Cemetery. If you're ever visiting Texas State Cemetery and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.

List contains people like Ralph Yarborough and Jim Mattox.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Texas State Cemetery?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Texas State Cemetery?"

From celebrity tombs at Texas State Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Texas State Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Texas State Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.

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William Neff Patman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Texas State Cemetery
William Neff Patman Died at 81 (1927-2008) William Neff "Bill" Patman was an American politician who served from 1981 to 1985 as a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from Texas. He was the son of ...more

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Jim Mattox is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Texas State Cemetery
Jim Mattox Died at 65 (1943-2008) James Albon "Jim" Mattox was an American lawyer and politician who served three terms in the United States House of Representatives and two four-year terms as state Attorney General, ...more

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Ralph Yarborough is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Texas State Cemetery
Ralph Yarborough Died at 93 (1903-1996) Ralph Webster Yarborough was a Texas Democratic politician who served in the United States Senate from 1957 to 1971 and was a leader of the progressive or liberal wing of his party in his many ...more

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John A. Wharton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Texas State Cemetery
John A. Wharton Died at 37 (1828-1865) John Austin Wharton was a lawyer, plantation owner, and Confederate general during the American Civil War. He is considered one of the Confederacy's best tactical cavalry commanders.

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George Christian is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Texas State Cemetery
George Christian Died at 75 (1927-2002) George Eastland Christian, Jr., was a U.S. journalist and White House press secretary from 1966 to 1969.

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Nellie Connally is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Texas State Cemetery
Nellie Connally Died at 87 (1919-2006) Idanell "Nellie" Brill Connally was the First Lady of Texas from 1963 to 1969. She was the wife of John Connally, who served as Governor of Texas and later as Secretary of the ...more

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Frank W. Johnson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Texas State Cemetery
Frank W. Johnson Died at 85 (1799-1884) Francis White "Frank" Johnson was a co-commander of the Texian Army from December 1835 through February 1836, during the Texas Revolution. Johnson arrived in Texas in 1826 and worked ...more

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Stovepipe Johnson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Texas State Cemetery
Stovepipe Johnson Died at 88 (1834-1922) Adam Rankin "Stovepipe" Johnson was an antebellum Western frontiersman and later an officer in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. Permanently blinded during a ...more

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William A. A. Wallace is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Texas State Cemetery
William A. A. Wallace Died at 82 (1817-1899) William Alexander Anderson "Bigfoot" Wallace was a famous Texas Ranger who took part in many of the military conflicts of the Republic of Texas and the United States in the 1840s, ...more

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James M. Logan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Texas State Cemetery
James M. Logan Died at 79 (1920-1999) James Marion Logan was an American and former National Guard soldier who was a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in World War II. ...more