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SenateBill Number: 1407Primary Sponsor: LandType of Legislation: CRSubject: Harvin, Charles Alexander, Jr.Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19940510Computer Document Number: NO5/7884BDW.94Introduced Date: 19940510Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: 19940510Last History Type: Received from HouseScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Land LeventisType of Legislation: Concurrent Resolution
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 1407 Senate 19940510 Received from House 1407 House 19940510 Introduced, adopted, returned with concurrence 1407 Senate 19940510 Introduced, adopted, sent to HouseView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO EXPRESS THE DEEPEST SYMPATHY OF THE MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO THE FAMILY AND MANY FRIENDS AND ADMIRERS OF CHARLES ALEXANDER HARVIN, JR., OF SUMMERTON WHO DIED SUNDAY, MAY 8, 1994, AND OFFER PRAYERS TO OUR FRIEND AND COLLEAGUE, CHARLES ALEXANDER HARVIN, III.
Whereas, Mr. Charles Alexander Harvin, Jr., died Sunday, May 8, 1994. Born in Summerton, he was a son of the late Charles Alexander and Alethea Davis Harvin; and
Whereas, Mr. Harvin was one of South Carolina's pioneer motor carriers, founding Harvin Truck Lines in the early 1930's. In 1979, the South Carolina Department of Highways and Public Transportation named U.S. 301 between Summerton and Manning the Alex Harvin Highway; and
Whereas, Mr. Harvin received distinguished service awards from the South Carolina Farm Bureau and the South Carolina Mental Health Association, was awarded the Silver Beaver by the Pee Dee Boy Scout Council, and received The Order of the Palmetto in 1979; and
Whereas, he was named Director Emeritus of the South Carolina Trucking Association and served for more than fifty years on its state board of directors, was named Vice Chairman Emeritus of the South Carolina Mental Health Commission, was a former member of the Electoral College for the president and vice president, was a special guest of President Carter at his inauguration, and was chairman or an officer of numerous professional and service organizations; and
Whereas, Mr. Harvin was the Founder of the Clarendon Country Club, a Mason and Shriner, a member of Summerton Masonic Lodge 105, Santee Shrine Club and the Omar Temple, and a member of Summerton Presbyterian Church, where he served as a deacon and church treasurer for forty years; and
Whereas, surviving are his wife, Thomasine Graham Harvin; a son, Charles Alexander Harvin, III, of Summerton; a daughter, Thomasine Rogas of Santa Monica, California, a sister, Marie McDuffie of Forest City, North Carolina; and three grandchildren; and
Whereas, the members of the General Assembly are proud to recognize this outstanding South Carolinian and to serve with his son. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the Senate, the House of Representatives concurring:
That the members of the General Assembly express their deepest sympathy to the family and many friends and admirers of Charles Alexander Harvin, Jr., of Summerton who died Sunday, May 8, 1994, and offer prayers to our friend and colleague, Charles Alexander Harvin, III.
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to the Harvin family.