A HOUSE RESOLUTION to honor James Jimmy
Richardson on the occasion of his retirement from the staff of
the House of Representatives.
Whereas, Jimmy has worked for many years in the House
of Representatives, and is retiring from his duties as
doorkeeper on Friday, February 8, 2008;
Whereas, Jimmy has served the state legislature in various
capacities and has placed his name on the ballot for elected
office, unselfishly offering his services to the people of Indiana;
Whereas, Jimmy married his wife Magaret Stevens Richardson on April 12, 1941 in Boston Massachusetts and they have been married for 66 years; Jimmy and Margaret have two sons, six grandchildren and two great grandchildren;
Whereas, Jimmy is a brave veteran as he served his country
by fighting in the South Pacific during World War II;
Whereas, Jimmy has been an outstanding citizen of Indiana
and has been a distinguished servant in whatever capacity he
has worked in; Therefore:
SECTION 1. That the Indiana House of Representatives
congratulates James Jimmy Richardson on his retirement from the
House of Representatives, and appreciates his years of service given to
this legislative body.
SECTION 2. That the Principal Clerk of the house transmit a copy of this resolution to James Jimmy Richardson.
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