Larry W. Womble
|Member of the North Carolina House of Representatives
from the 71st district
June 6, 1941 |
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
|Alma mater||Winston-Salem State University, University of North Carolina - Greensboro, Appalachian State University|
Larry W. Womble (born June 6, 1941) is a Democratic member of the North Carolina General Assembly representing the state's seventy-first House district, including constituents in Forsyth County. A retired educator from Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Womble is currently serving in his ninth term in the state House. After sustaining injuries in a car crash, he announced in 2012 that he would not run for another term.
Womble was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina to the late Owen Luchion and Dorothy Gwyn Womble and attended Forsyth County public schools. He earned a B.S. degree in Education at Winston-Salem State University in 1963, and then attended the University of North Carolina - Greensboro where he earned a Master of Education degree in Administration (and a Principal's Certificate) in 1977. He later earned an Ed.S. in Administration and an Advanced Principal's Certificate from Appalachian State University in 1979.
Womble launched his political career at the age of 40, with his election to the Winston-Salem Board of Aldermen. He served on the Board until 1993, and was elected to the North Carolina General Assembly in 1995.
- News & Observer: Womble won't run, Parmon bids for Senate seat
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