South Carolina Legislature
South Carolina Legislature

Former Representative George Hampton Bailey


House District 97 - Dorchester

Personal Information

  • Residing at 224 Country Club Blvd., St. George
  • Born Mar. 24, 1937 in Charleston
  • Son of George Hampton and the late Inez (Horne) Bailey
  • Graduated from Richmond Academy and Lee Inst., Hon. Doctorate Degree from Coll. of Charleston
  • July 30, 1964 Married to Ann Brown, 5 children, Lynette, George, Jr., Carol, Greg, and John
  • Member of St. George Jaycees
  • Lions Club
  • Mason
  • Shriner
  • Trident Chamber of Commerce
  • Summerville Chamber of Commerce
  • St. George Rotary
  • Co. Amer. Red Cross
  • S.C. Law Enforcement Off.'s Assn., 14 years
  • Clemson Pres. Adv. Bd.
  • J.C.I. Senator
  • Bd. of Dirs., Tri-Co. Chamber of Commerce
  • Past Pres.: Dixie Youth Baseball
  • St. George Businessman's Club
  • Affiliate Member of Dorchester Soil & Water Conservation Dist.
  • St. George Memorial Baptist Church
  • Selected as one of Ten Outstanding Young Men of S.C.
  • Selected to Personalities of the South
  • Manufactured Housing Inst. Award of S.C., 1989
  • Industry Appreciation Award, S.C. Assn. of Realtors, 1990
  • Hammer & Trowel Award, Home Builders Assn. of S.C., 1991
  • Recognized by S.C. Chap. of Amer. Inst. of Architects, 1997
  • Awarded Order of the Palmetto by Gov. Carroll Campbell, 1992
  • Champion of Housing Award, Home Builders Assn. of S.C., 1997
  • Life mem. of Bldg. Codes Officials of S.C.
  • S.C. Assn. of Realtors "Legislator of the Year", 1999
  • Presented the Good Soldier Award by the S.C. Retail Merchant Assn., 1999
  • Mil. serv.: Marine Reserve
  • Prev. serv. in House Sept. 4, 1984-00, 2003-05.

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