Philip D. Beall, Sr.
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Revision as of 17:15, 20 July 2022 by 22.214.171.124 (talk) (Deleted a biased comment left by someone else about the changing of the Pensacola Bay Bridge name to honor Chappie James.)
|Philip Dane Beall, Sr.|
Beall (second from right) being sworn in as Senate President
|Born||February 17, 1891|
San Antonio, Texas
|Spouse||Hildur Dahlstrom Beall|
|Parents||Wilbur N. and Annie Larkin Beall|
|Children||Philip D. Beall, Jr.|
Kirke M. Beall
Philip Dane Beall, Sr. (d. 1943) was a Florida State Senator representing District 2. He was made president of the State Senate on April 6, 1943 and served in that capacity until his death later that year. His son, Philip D. Beall, Jr., was thereafter elected to the District 2 seat.
The old three-mile bridge over Pensacola Bay is named in memory of him. The name of the new bridge will be in honor of Chappie James.