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Congratulatory And Memorial Calendar

Thursday, March 26, 2015
10:00 AM

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********** CONGRATULATORY RESOLUTIONS **********

HR 1171             Smith / White, Molly

Congratulating Eloise Smith Wilson of Bell County on her 90th birthday.

HR 1173             Flynn

Recognizing the 26th Annual Conference of the Texas Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems taking place March 29 through April 1, 2015.

HR 1175             Turner, Chris

Congratulating Dr. Marva T. Dixon of Grand Prairie on her induction into the African American Education Archives and History Program Hall of Fame.

HR 1176             Riddle

Congratulating Alex Elliott of Plano on his Bar Mitzvah.

HR 1177             Farney

Congratulating Ward Roddam on being named Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department Firefighter of the Year.

HR 1178             Farney

Congratulating Jody Tillery on being named Rockdale Police Department Officer of the Year.

HR 1179             Farney

Congratulating Jason Edmondson on being named the 2015 Outstanding Youth of the Year by the Burnet Chamber of Commerce.

HR 1180             Farney

Congratulating Darrell Debo for receiving the 2014 Distinguished Service Award from the Burnet County Historical Commission.

HR 1181             Farney

Congratulating Liberty Hill High School head football coach Jerry Vance on being named the Class 4A Coach of the Year by Dave Campbell's Texas Football magazine.

HR 1182             Farney

Congratulating Leona Williams on being named the 2015 Senior Citizen of the Year by the Burnet Chamber of Commerce.

HR 1183             Farney

Congratulating the State Farm office of Gary Wideman on being named the Small Business of the Year by the Burnet Chamber of Commerce.

HR 1184             Farney

Congratulating Darlene Denton on being named the 2015 Citizen of the Year by the Burnet Chamber of Commerce.

HR 1185             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Frank and Juanita Brown of Waco on their 75th wedding anniversary.

HR 1186             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Commending Keric Donahue-Perez of Alta Vista Elementary School on his honesty and integrity.

HR 1188             Herrero

Commemorating the 80th anniversary of the CITGO Corpus Christi Refinery.

HR 1190             Anderson, Rodney

Congratulating Cullen Corr of Irving on his selection as one of the top two youth volunteers in the state by the 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program.

HR 1192             Muñoz, Jr.

Honoring the members of the Hidalgo Independent School District Board of Trustees on the occasion of School Board Recognition Month.

HR 1193             Muñoz, Jr.

Honoring the members of the Sharyland Independent School District Board of Trustees on the occasion of School Board Recognition Month.

HR 1199             Moody

Honoring the Woodworkers Club of El Paso for its contributions to the community.

HR 1200             Moody

Commemorating the birth of Amina Shyree Bosworth of El Paso.

HR 1202             Craddick

Congratulating Carroll and Wanda Straley of Welch on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1201             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Miranda Torres on her scholarly accomplishments.

HR 1203             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Congratulating Darrell and Janie Allen on their 50th wedding anniversary.

HR 1204             Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Commemorating the grand opening of the new public safety facility in Hewitt.

HR 1206             Muñoz, Jr.

Congratulating the Mission Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on earning recognition as part of the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living Quality Initiative.

HR 1211             Metcalf

Commending the 100 Club, headquartered in Houston, for its support of law enforcement officers and firefighters and their families.

HR 1216             Lucio III

Commending Travis Arroyo of Hendrickson High School in Pflugerville for his academic and extracurricular achievements.

HR 1217             Harless

Recognizing April 16, 2015, as Texas Federation of Republican Women Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1219             Harless

Congratulating the Cypress Ranch High School football team on its successful 2014 season.

HR 1222             Herrero

Congratulating Libby Averyt of the Corpus Christi Caller-Times for being promoted to vice president regional publisher of the Journal Media Group.

HR 1223             Guillen

Paying tribute to the lives and achievements of Maria Elena and Arnoldo Alaniz of Benavides.

HR 1224             Farney

Congratulating Robert Stoss on his retirement as assistant principal at Liberty Hill High School.

HR 1225             Villalba

Congratulating the Lake Highlands Wildcat Wranglers on their participation in the 2015 London New Year's Day Parade.

HR 1226             Farney

Congratulating Daniel E. Garcia on his appointment as auxiliary bishop for the Catholic Diocese of Austin.

HR 1227             Herrero

Congratulating Sheila Nellis of the Corpus Christi Caller-Times on winning an American Advertising Federation Corpus Christi Chapter's Big Wigs Award.

HR 1228             Herrero

Congratulating Benjamin Blackwell of the Corpus Christi Caller-Times on winning an American Advertising Federation Corpus Christi Chapter's Big Wigs Award.

HR 1229             Herrero

Honoring the Food Bank of Corpus Christi for its service.

HR 1231             Herrero

Congratulating students at Calallen Middle School on their performance in regional science fair competition.

HR 1232             Herrero

Commemorating the 16th annual César Chávez Marcha in Corpus Christi.

HR 1233             Herrero

Congratulating the Class of 2015 at West Oso High School in Corpus Christi on their graduation.

HR 1234             Herrero

Congratulating the Class of 2015 at Banquete High School on their graduation.

HR 1235             Herrero

Congratulating the Class of 2015 at Agua Dulce High School on their graduation.

HR 1236             Herrero

Congratulating the Class of 2015 at Tuloso-Midway High School in Corpus Christi on their graduation.

HR 1237             Herrero

Congratulating the Class of 2015 at Robstown High School on their graduation.

HR 1238             Herrero

Congratulating the Class of 2015 at Bishop High School on their graduation.

HR 1239             Herrero

Congratulating the Class of 2015 at Foy H. Moody High School in Corpus Christi on their graduation.

HR 1240             Herrero

Congratulating the Class of 2015 at W. B.  Ray High School in Corpus Christi on their graduation.

HR 1241             Herrero

Congratulating the Class of 2015 at Richard King High School in Corpus Christi on their graduation.

HR 1242             Herrero

Congratulating the Class of 2015 at Roy Miller High School and Metro School of Design in Corpus Christi on their graduation.

HR 1243             Herrero

Congratulating the Class of 2015 at Mary Carroll High School in Corpus Christi on their graduation.

HR 1244             Herrero

Congratulating the Class of 2015 at Calallen High School in Corpus Christi on their graduation.

HR 1248             White, James

Congratulating Tandy Boyd of Buna High School on receiving the Golden Apple Educator Award presented by Education First Federal Credit Union.

HR 1249             White, James

Congratulating Dorcas T. Bullock of the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation on her 95th birthday.

HR 1251             Craddick

Recognizing Mount Zion Baptist Church in Crane on its 70th anniversary.

HR 1253             Hunter

Congratulating Captain Dana Lechner on being named the Corpus Christi Fire Department 2015 Firefighter of the Year.

HR 1255             Rinaldi

Recognizing March 25, 2015, as Coppell Day at the State Capitol.

HR 1257             Israel

Congratulating the Pflugerville Chamber of Commerce on its 30th anniversary.

HR 1259             Herrero

Commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Texas State Museum of Asian Cultures and Education Center in Corpus Christi.

HR 1272             Anchia

Commemorating the eighth annual Pink Soles in Motion BBQ Cook-off for the Cure.

HR 1262             Herrero

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of Charlie's Place Recovery Center in Corpus Christi.


********** MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS **********

HCR 86              Smithee

In memory of Amarillo City Council member James Harold Simms.

HCR 87              Smithee

In memory of Gene Earl Parker of Amarillo.

HCR 88              Moody

In memory of El Paso Constable Robert Parker White.

HR 1172             Smith

In memory of Jones Odell Smith of Midland.

HR 1174             Huberty

In memory of Barbara Jordan of Kingwood.

HR 1189             Anderson, Rodney

In memory of Dr. John F. Townley, former superintendent of the Irving Independent School District.

HR 1195             Wray

In memory of Don F. Essary of Ennis.

HR 1196             King, Susan

In memory of James Henderson Strain of Abilene.

HR 1197             King, Susan

In memory of Violet E. Hames Law of Tye.

HR 1198             Flynn

In memory of Mike Higgins of Austin, chief of staff of the Texas State Association of Fire Fighters.

HR 1208             Guillen

In memory of former Raymondville mayor and Willacy County judge Eustolio "Tolo" Gonzales.

HR 1213             Farney

In memory of Denise Rosalyn Davis Hopkins of Liberty Hill.

HR 1214             Farney

In memory of Mason Carter Davidson.

HR 1218             Harless

In memory of Roy Dowell Hailey of Houston.

HR 1230             Herrero

In memory of Jimmy Wayne Granderson of Robstown.

HR 1246             Oliveira

In memory of Elvis Hernandez of Brownsville.

HR 1258             Davis, Yvonne

In memory of Cecil Earnestine Anderson of Dallas.

HR 1260             Riddle

In memory of former Ponderosa Fire Department fire chief John Peter O'Gorman.

HR 1261             Guillen

In memory of Horacio Paul Guerra III of Rio Grande City.