Highway Designation File
Transportation Planning and Programming Division
Current Description-Effective Date-Authority
FARM TO MARKET HIGHWAY NO. 79
Minute Order 020148, dated 08/03/1943
From Paris to Unity. New Designation.
From US 82 in Paris northwest via Sumner, Globe, Unity,
Mays Prairie School, and Direct to the Fannin County Line. (Lamar County)
Extended from Unity to Fannin County Line (8.0 miles).
From FM 100 at Riverby, eastward and southeastward via Direct, Mays
Prairie School, Unity, Globe, and Summer to US 82 in Paris, a distance
of approx. 26.7 miles. (Fannin and Lamar Counties) Extended approximately
4.5 miles to FM 100.