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McWilliam first mayor of Bayou Vista dies at 89 - The Galveston County Daily News : News

October 20, 2014

McWilliam first mayor of Bayou Vista dies at 89

Posted: Friday, October 12, 2012 12:00 am | Updated: 10:58 pm, Wed Nov 28, 2012.

BAYOU VISTA — John McWilliams who became the first mayor of Bayou Vista in 1985 died Tuesday after a two-year battle with cancer. He was 89.

McWilliams was first elected mayor of the new city in April 1985 defeating Howard Melvins Popham. A year later McWilliams was re-elected to a two-year term.

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