Current Status Bill Number:
336Type of Legislation: Senate Resolution SRIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19950110Primary Sponsor: RussellAll Sponsors: RussellDrafted Document Number: BBM\9718HTC.95Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19950110Subject: Dennis L. Horton
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EXPRESSING THE CONGRATULATIONS OF THE MEMBERS OF THE SENATE TO MR. DENNIS L. HORTON OF LANDRUM, IN SPARTANBURG COUNTY, ON BEING NAMED SOUTH CAROLINA TEXTILE CITIZEN OF THE YEAR BY THE SOUTH CAROLINA TEXTILE MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION.
Whereas, the members of the Senate were delighted to note that Mr. Dennis L. Horton of Landrum in Spartanburg County was named South Carolina Textile Citizen of the Year by the South Carolina Textile Manufacturers Association; and
Whereas, the award was announced by Governor Carroll Campbell in a State House ceremony honoring the textile industry in October, 1994; and
Whereas, Mr. Horton, an Engineering Services Maintenance Technician and member of the Equipment Improvement Team for the Total Productive Maintenance Program at the Dewey Plant of Milliken and Company in Inman, was selected for the award from ninety thousand South Carolina textile industry employees in recognition for his commitment to excellence on the job and in the community; and
Whereas, besides his outstanding work for his textile employer, he typifies the best kind of citizenship and community involvement, exemplified by his service as a volunteer fireman for the Landrum Fire Department, his visits to senior citizens to install smoke detectors at no cost, his leadership in Boy Scouts Troop 155, his work for the Parent Teacher Association, where his assistance in installing playground equipment at O.P. Earle Elementary School saved the PTA thousands of dollars; and
Whereas, in other community and civic efforts Mr. Horton has coached the Landrum Youth Sports Association's baseball, football, and softball teams, has taught the Royal Ambassador Class for boys at Landrum First Baptist Church, where he serves on the church grounds and building committee, and as a Mason of Landrum Lodge No. 278.; and
Whereas, it is appropriate for the members of the Senate to pause in their deliberations to recognize the achievements of so distinguished a son of South Carolina who by example typifies the best qualities of service to the textile industry which employs him and thousands of his fellow South Carolinians and to his family, church, and community and by this resolution congratulate him and extend to his wife Jan H. Horton and his three children the thanks of the members of the Senate in sharing with the people of this State the qualities of this outstanding citizen. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the Senate:
That the members of the Senate congratulate Mr. Dennis L. Horton of Landrum, in Spartanburg County, on being named South Carolina Textile Citizen of the Year by the South Carolina Textile Manufacturers Association.
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to Mr. Dennis L. Horton.