WHEREAS, on behalf of the City of Rock Port, we wish to record our deep sorrow over the passing of Jimmie R. Hughes; and

WHEREAS, Jimmie R. Hughes faithfully served the City of Rock Port for 47 years; and

WHEREAS, during his employment with the City of Rock Port Jimmie served as a Lineman, then later retired as Utility Superintendent; and

WHEREAS, Jimmie served on the Fire Department and as a Police Officer; and

WHEREAS, Jimmie set a standard for commitment to public service throughout his career and gave much to the community in terms of his leadership and talents: and

NOW, THEREFORE, the City of Rock Port in recognition of Jimmie R. Hughes’ many contributions to our city and its citizens, we hereby express our deep appreciation for his service to our community and extend to his family our sincere sympathy upon his passing.