Current Status Bill Number:
182Type of Legislation: Concurrent Resolution CRIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19970115Primary Sponsor: CoursonAll Sponsors: CoursonDrafted Document Number: s-res\courson\res1204.jecDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 19970122Subject: Mr. Ernest Eugene McAlhaney, Resolutions
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ Senate 19970122 Received from House House 19970115 Introduced, adopted, returned with concurrence Senate 19970115 Introduced, adopted, sent to HouseView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR MR. ERNEST EUGENE McALHANEY ON THE OCCASION OF HIS ONE HUNDREDTH BIRTHDAY.
Whereas, on January 17, 1997, Mr. Ernest Eugene McAlhaney will celebrate his one hundredth birthday; and
Whereas, Mr. McAlhaney's family includes a son, a daughter, many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and
Whereas, Mr. McAlhaney comes from a family that has served with distinction in the armed forces of our nation; and
Whereas, he is an active and long-time member of Main Street United Methodist Church; and
Whereas, Mr. McAlhaney gave dedicated military service in the United States Navy during World War I; and
Whereas, he is an authentic son of a Confederate War veteran; and
Whereas, he is an admired member of the General Wade Hampton Camp Number 273 of the Sons of the Confederate Veterans in Columbia, South Carolina; and
Whereas, Mr. McAlhaney is an active member of American Legion Post Number 6 and is retired after many years of service with the United States Post Office; and
Whereas, Mr. McAlhaney has been married for 72 years to his beloved wife, the former Ethel Murray, who will celebrate her ninety- fifth birthday on January 27, 1997. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the Senate, the House of Representatives concurring:
That the members of the General Assembly congratulate Mr. Ernest Eugene McAlhaney on the occasion of his one hundredth birthday, and commend him for his honorable military and civic service to the State and Nation.
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to Mr. McAlhaney and his family.