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  Marsh, B.J.
NameB.J. Marsh
Springfield, Missouri 65804, United States
Born February 21, 1940
DiedDecember 24, 2020 (80 years)
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifedDavid
Feb 21, 2021 12:11pm
InfoRep. B.J. Marsh, a Republican, represents part of Greene County (District 136) in the Missouri House of Representatives.

Rep. Marsh was originally elected to the House in 1988 and 1990, and was re-elected to his current term in November 2000. He was appointed in 2003 as a commissioner for the Missouri Tourism Commission.

In addition to his legislative duties, Rep. Marsh is the owner of Marsh Travel Agency and Motorcoach Tours. Rep. Marsh is of the Protestant faith.

Rep. Marsh is a member of the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce; St. John�s Hospital Advocate Board and Hospital Auxiliary, life member; and the American Bus Association. He is a past member of the Southwest Missouri Official�s Association and the Missouri State High School Activities Association. He also officiated high school and college basketball for 15 years.

A 1958 graduate of Greenfield High School, Rep. Marsh attended Southwest Missouri State University and graduated in 1960 from Weaver Airline Personnel School.

Born February 21, 1940 in Pennsboro, Rep. Marsh lives in Springfield. He has two children: Marty, who is married to Trish with two children: Mitchell J. and Madison Ann; and Monte, who is married to Kari, with one child: Owen Michael. His wife, Shirley, is deceased.


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  11/07/2006 MO State House 136 Won 55.97% (+11.94%)
  08/08/2006 MO State House 136- R Primary Won 72.82% (+45.64%)
  11/02/2004 MO State House 136 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  08/03/2004 MO State House 136 - R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/05/2002 MO State House 136 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/2000 MO State House 136 Won 52.77% (+5.55%)
  08/08/2000 MO State House 136 - R Primary Won 71.65% (+43.30%)
  11/03/1992 MO State House 136 Lost 49.81% (-0.39%)
  08/04/1992 MO State House 136 - R Primary Won 62.73% (+25.46%)
  11/06/1990 MO State House 136 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/08/1988 MO State House 136 Won 57.31% (+14.61%)
  08/02/1988 MO State House 136 - R Primary Won 56.08% (+12.16%)
MO Governor - Nov 06, 2012 D Jeremiah W. "Jay" Nixon
MO Governor - Nov 04, 2008 D Jeremiah W. "Jay" Nixon
MO Lt. Governor - Nov 04, 2008 R Peter Kinder
MO Attorney General - Nov 04, 2008 R Michael R. Gibbons
MO Governor - R Primary - Aug 05, 2008 R Sarah Steelman