Thomas Bryant Buck III (March 3, 1938 – January 2, 2020) was an American politician and lawyer.

Tom Buck
Member of the Georgia House of Representatives
In office
Personal details
Thomas Bryant Buck III

(1938-03-02)March 2, 1938
Columbus, Georgia, U.S.
DiedJanuary 2, 2020(2020-01-02) (aged 81)
Columbus, Georgia, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic

Buck was born in Columbus, Georgia and graduated from Columbus High School in 1955. He served in the United States Army in 1963 and 1964. Buck received his bachelor's and law degrees from Emory University in 1959 and 1962. Buck practiced law in Columbus, Georgia. He was a member of the Georgia House of Representatives from 1966 to 2004. He was a member of the Democratic party. Buck served on the Columbus City Council for a brief time after he left the Georgia General Assembly. Buck died at Columbus Hospice in Columbus, Georgia.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ "Thomas B. Buck, III". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved April 27, 2015.
  2. ^ New Georgia Encyclopedia-Tom Buck
  3. ^ Longtime Columbus civic leader, lawmaker Tom Buck passes away