March 17, 2014
Howard Hollis “Bo” Callaway Sr. is seen in this undated handout photo released by Callaway Gardens to Reuters on Sunday. Callaway, who served as secretary of the Army after becoming the first Republican from Georgia elected to the U.S. House of Representatives since the Civil War, died on March 15, 2014 at age 86. Callaway died in Columbus (Reuters)
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U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss is among the elected officials who say the late Bo Callaway infleunced them
Howard “Bo” Callaway in 1964 was the first Republican to win a seat in Congress representing Georgia since Reconstruction and in 1966 was the first Republican to run for Georgia governor since 1876.