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Joe Gardner

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Joe Gardner
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 11
Former Member
In office
2007 - February 4, 2013
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
AppointedMarch 2007
Term limitsN/A
BirthdayApril 6, 1944
Office website
Joe Gardner (April 6, 1944 - February 4, 2013) was a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 11 from his appointment in March 2007 until his death in February 2013.[1]

Gardner has earned his PhD, MS, and BS.

He is a businessman and has previously served as Associate Pastor of the Macedonia M. B. Church, Chaplain at Tri Lakes Hospital, and in the United States Military, Vietnam.[2]

Committee assignments


During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Gardner served on the following committees:


During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Gardner was appointed to the following committees:



See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Gardner won re-election to District 11 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged in the November 8 general election.[3]


See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Gardner was elected in District 11. He defeated Kay Buckley-Houston and Steve Richardson in the primary election[4] and ran unopposed in the general election.[5]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 11 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent

Joe Gardner (D) 6,844 100.00%

Campaign donors


In 2011, Gardner received $7,395 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]


In 2007, Gardner collected $14,375 in donations.[7]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Gardner, Joe $2,800
Democratic Party $2,000
Mississippi House Democratic Leadership $1,000
Mississippi Bankers Association $1,000
Mississippi Association of Realtors $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mississippi House of Representatives District 11
2007–February 2013
Succeeded by
Lataisha M. Jackson (D)