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Rose Perica Mofford (June 10, 1922 – September 15, 2016) w...

wikipedia - 17 Sep 2016
Rose Perica Mofford (June 10, 1922 – September 15, 2016) was an American civil servant and politician. Beginning her career with the State of Arizona as an office secretary, she worked her way up the ranks to become the state's first female Secretary of State and first female and 18th Governor of Arizona.
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Carolyn Warner dies at 88; she ran for Arizona governor in 1986

Arizona Daily Star - 14 Oct 2018
And her defeat by Mecham did lead to the first woman governor two years later, as Secretary of State Rose Mofford filled the seat after Mecham was ousted. He was impeached for improperly loaning inaugural funds to his Glendale Pontiac dealership and ...
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Carolyn Warner, former superintendent of education, dead at 88

Arizona Capitol Times - 10 Oct 2018
Carolyn Warner, who died Tuesday, could have been the first woman governor of Arizona if it weren't for Bill Schulz. And the state would have been spared the political wounds of having to impeach and convict a sitting governor. After losing the general ...
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Warner's death recalls state's strange political history

Payson Roundup - 14 Oct 2018
And, curiously enough, her defeat at the hands of Republican Ev Mecham did eventually lead to the first woman governor two years later as Secretary of State Rose Mofford after Mecham was ousted. Born in 1930 in Oklahoma, Warner was active in ...
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Sing High Chop Suey House Closes After 90 Years Of Operation

KJZZ - 01 Oct 2018
“You see pictures of [former Governor] Rose Mofford and her family here and we'd been friends until her passing for decades,” Lee said. “And a lot of these are family pictures; you know my grandfather and obviously some pictures at the old Sing High.”.
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Goodwill toward hungry families rescues Apache Junction Food Bank

Apache Junction Independent - 12 Oct 2018
Rose Mofford, handled by Attorney Charles Stegall. The Senior Rodders of Arizona donated $2,000 while Superstition Mountain Rotary Club, Gold Canyon Realty, McDermid Insurance, Desert Kustoms Car Club, Vito Teti of Realty Executives, and Brian Kabat ...
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Rose Mofford, first woman to serve as Arizona governor, has died - 15 Sep 2016
Rose Mofford, the scrappy softball player from Globe who would make history by becoming Arizona's first woman secretary of state and governor, has died. She was 94. Mofford, who lived in the same central Phoenix home for 55 years, passed away Thursday ...
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One more laugh with Arizona Gov. Rose Mofford - 28 Oct 2016
I went to St. Francis Catholic Cemetery at lunchtime on Tuesday to quietly pay my respects to former Gov. Rose Mofford. Her family and friends are holding a public memorial service Sunday at the 1,364-seat Orpheum Theatre in Phoenix. Six Arizona ...
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Arcadia softball survives scare to stay alive

Scottsdale Independent - 07 May 2018
Arcadia, the top seed in 5A, was nearly a victim of this Thursday night in an elimination game at Rose Mofford Sports Complex in Phoenix. The Titans carried a 12-game winning streak into the double elimination portion of the bracket before being ...
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Arizonans celebrate former Gov. Rose Mofford's life - 30 Oct 2016
Rose Mofford, a woman who practiced a gentler style of politics and earned a reputation as a healer rather than a divider. Mofford, the first woman to hold Arizona's highest office, died Sept. 15 at age 94. A Sunday celebration of her life opened to ...
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The mystery of Arizona's Jefferson Davis Highway that wasn't - 29 Sep 2017
Rose Mofford, whose life I had written about often over the years. Her longtime friend Roberto Reveles had told me at her memorial service that he had submitted a petition to rename the Jefferson Davis National Highway in Arizona after Mofford, the ...
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Memorial and celebration of life scheduled for Rose Mofford

Arizona Capitol Times - 05 Oct 2016
Friends and family of former Gov. Rose Mofford plan an Oct. 30 memorial and celebration of the life of Arizona's first female governor, who died Sept. 15 at age 94. An announcement says the event will be held at 1:30 p.m. in the Orpheum Theatre in ...

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