Jerry Dockham

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Jerry Dockham
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Member of the North Carolina House of Representatives
from the 80th district
In office
Succeeded by Roger Younts
Personal details
Born (1950-03-22) March 22, 1950 (age 67)
Denton, North Carolina
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Louise
Residence Denton, North Carolina
Alma mater Wake Forest University
Occupation Insurance Professional

Jerry Charles Dockham is a Republican member of the North Carolina General Assembly representing the state's eightieth (80) House district, including constituents in Davidson County. Dockham is currently (2011–2012 session) serving in his eleventh full term in the North Carolina House of Representatives. He is a former insurance professional for Nationwide from Denton, North Carolina.


Rep. Dockham graduated from Denton High School in 1968. In 1972, Rep. Dockham, earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from Wake Forest University.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

Jerry is married to Louise S. Dockham, a teacher assistant at Denton Elementary School. Jerry and Louise have two sons. Both Jerry and Louise Dockham are natives of Denton and graduated from Denton High School together.[citation needed]

Approval rating[edit]

Jerry is consistently ranked in the top 10% of the 120 members of the North Carolina House of Representatives. In 1998, Rep. Dockham was chosen as Legislator of the Year by the N.C. Society of Anesthesiologists.[citation needed]

Dockham resigned his seat on July 1, 2013 after his appointment to the North Carolina Utilities Commission.[1]


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