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Mayor, City Council Remember Larry Epps

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At Tuesday's City Council Meeting, Mayor Person presented the family of Larry Epps with a resolution celebrating his life and service to our community.



A Resolution In Memory of Larry Epps


Whereas,Larry Epps departed from this life on Sunday, October 13, 2013; and

Whereas, Larry Epps was employed by the City of Emporia on February 26, 1980; and

Whereas, Larry Epps began working in the Utility Department as a Meter Reader; and

Whereas, on November 3, 1980, Larry Epps was promoted to Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator; and

Whereas, in 1985, Larry Epps was promoted to Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent until he departed this life; and

Whereas, for his skills, punctuality, dedication and easy going personality, Larry Epps quickly earned the respect of his coworkers; and

Whereas, he has faithfully served this community for many years touching the lives of others and providing unconditional love and support to family and friends; and

Now, Therefore, Be It Resolved,by the City Council of the City of Emporia, Virginia, meeting in Regular Session this 18th day of March, 2014, that the life of Larry Epps, a community leader whose influence and dedication left an indelible mark on this community that will never be diminished, is hereby recognized, and City Council expresses its gratitude for his many contributions to the betterment of our community.

Done this 18th day of March 2014.

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