Bill Text: TX SR26 | 2017 | 85th Legislature 1st Special Session | Enrolled

Bill Title: In memory of Elena Richardson.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2017-07-19 - Reported enrolled [SR26 Detail]

Download: Texas-2017-SR26-Enrolled.html
  In Memory
  Elena Richardson
         WHEREAS, The Senate of the State of Texas honors and
  commemorates the life of Elena Richardson, who died June 2, 2017,
  at the age of 91; and
         WHEREAS, Elena Richardson was an exemplary citizen who was
  respected and admired in her community for her deep and abiding
  faith and her many achievements; and
         WHEREAS, Elena Richardson was born on March 3, 1926, in
  Brownsville; she and her beloved husband, the late Harry R.
  Richardson, were blessed with 10 children and with many
  grandchildren and great-grandchildren who were a source of much
  pride and joy; and
         WHEREAS, Mrs. Richardson was a devout Christian who practiced
  her faith in her daily life, and she was a source of strength and
  inspiration to her children; and
         WHEREAS, A woman of courage, compassion, and grace, she gave
  unselfishly to others, and her wisdom, her forgiving spirit, and
  her kindness will not be forgotten by those who were privileged
  to share in her life; and
         WHEREAS, She was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother,
  and she leaves behind memories that will be cherished forever by
  her family and many friends; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the Senate of the State of Texas, 85th
  Legislature, 1st Called Session, hereby extend sincere condolences
  to the bereaved family of Elena Richardson; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution be prepared for her
  family as an expression of deepest sympathy from the Texas Senate
  and that when the Senate adjourns this day, it do so in memory of
  Elena Richardson.
        President of the Senate
        I hereby certify that the
    above Resolution was adopted by
    the Senate on July 19, 2017, by a
    rising vote.
        Secretary of the Senate
         Member, Texas Senate