Bill Text: TX HR25 | 2021 | 87th Legislature 3rd Special Session | Enrolled

Bill Title: Congratulating Command Sergeant Major Charles R. Turbeville on his retirement from the Texas State Guard.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2021-10-07 - Reported enrolled [HR25 Detail]

Download: Texas-2021-HR25-Enrolled.html
  H.R. No. 25
         WHEREAS, Command Sergeant Major Charles R. Turbeville of
  Copperas Cove is retiring from the Texas State Guard in October
  2021, drawing to a close nearly three decades of dedicated service
  to his country; and
         WHEREAS, Charles Turbeville joined the Texas State Guard in
  November 2013 and has served at the Camp Mabry headquarters since
  2019; he was previously battalion command sergeant major of the 1st
  Battalion, 2nd Regiment, and brigade command sergeant major of the
  TXSG Medical Brigade; furthermore, he is a former task force
  command sergeant major with Operation Lone Star; among his many
  awards, he has received three Texas Outstanding Service Medals,
  five Texas Medals of Merit, the Superior Unit Citation Ribbon, and
  the Texas Faithful Service Medal; and
         WHEREAS, After enlisting in the U.S. Army in 1975, Command
  Sergeant Major Turbeville was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 68th
  Armor, 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, North Carolina; he
  went on to serve at duty stations in Alabama, Kentucky, South Korea,
  Texas, and Germany, and he provided air traffic control support
  during Operation Desert Shield and Operation Desert Storm; his
  final assignment was as first sergeant of Headquarters Troop, 3rd
  Squadron, 6th Cavalry, 6th Cavalry Brigade, at Fort Hood; he
  ultimately retired from federal service in 1995; and
         WHEREAS, Over the course of his army tenure, Command Sergeant
  Major Turbeville was honored with numerous accolades, including
  three Meritorious Service Medals, two Army Commendation Medals, two
  Army Achievement Medals, the National Defense Service Medal, and
  the Kuwait Liberation Medal; he holds a bachelor of science degree
  from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and a master's degree in
  education from the University of Phoenix; and
         WHEREAS, In all his endeavors, Command Sergeant Major
  Turbeville enjoys the love and support of his wife, Brenda, his
  children, Megan and Adam, and his daughter-in-law, Heather; and
         WHEREAS, Charles Turbeville's dedication, professionalism,
  and devotion to duty have greatly benefited his fellow Americans,
  and he may indeed reflect with pride on his outstanding record of
  military service as he embarks on the next exciting chapter of his
  life; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 87th Texas
  Legislature, 3rd Called Session, hereby congratulate Command
  Sergeant Major Charles R. Turbeville on his retirement from the
  Texas State Guard and extend to him sincere best wishes for the
  future; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Command Sergeant Major Turbeville as an expression of
  high regard by the Texas House of Representatives.
  Bell of Montgomery
  Speaker of the House     
         I certify that H.R. No. 25 was adopted by the House on
  September 30, 2021, by a non-record vote.
  Chief Clerk of the House