Bill Text: TX SR37 | 2017 | 85th Legislature 1st Special Session | Enrolled

Bill Title: In memory of Jay Holland.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2017-07-24 - Reported enrolled [SR37 Detail]

Download: Texas-2017-SR37-Enrolled.html
  In Memory
  Jay Holland
         WHEREAS, The Senate of the State of Texas honors and
  commemorates the life of Jay Holland, who died May 24, 2017, at
  the age of 68; and
         WHEREAS, Jay Holland was an exemplary citizen who was
  widely respected and admired in the Abilene community for his
  many achievements; and
         WHEREAS, He and his beloved wife, Sue Ann, were blessed with
  a daughter, Ashley, and two grandchildren, Jason and Evan; and
         WHEREAS, Mr. Holland worked for more than three decades
  with the West Texas Rehabilitation Center; a skilled
  audiologist, he served the center in a variety of roles; he was
  director of Audiology, director of Treatment Services, vice
  president of Development, and chief operations officer; he later
  managed a group of physicians at the Abilene Diagnostic Clinic
  before joining his wife in audiology at the Holland Hearing
  Center in 2008; and
         WHEREAS, He was active with a wide range of philanthropic
  organizations, including Ben Richey Boy's Ranch, Disability
  Resources, and Global Samaritan Resources; and
         WHEREAS, Noted for his strength, wisdom, and unfailing
  kindness, he gave generously to others, and his compassion, his
  keen sense of humor, and his enthusiasm for living each day to the
  fullest will not be forgotten; and
         WHEREAS, He was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather,
  and he leaves behind memories that will be treasured forever by his
  family and countless 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 Jay Holland; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution be prepared for
  his 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 Jay Holland.
        President of the Senate
        I hereby certify that the
    above Resolution was adopted by
    the Senate on July 24, 2017, by a
    rising vote.
        Secretary of the Senate
         Member, Texas Senate