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Introduced Version House Concurrent Resolution 81 History

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HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 81

(By Delegates Marcum, White, Caputo, R. Phillips, Moore,

              Boggs, L. Phillips, Stowers and Hall)

 

 

Requesting that bridge 30-52-7.85 at the intersection of U. S. Route 52 and State Route 65, in Mingo County, West Virginia, be named the “Joe “Bug” Marcum Memorial Bridge.”

    Whereas, Joe “Bug” Marcum was an active volunteer in his home community of Laurel Creek in Mingo County, West Virginia; and

    Whereas, Joe “Bug” Marcum was an avid fan and supporter of Tug Valley High School, a member of the Lenore Volunteer Fire Department and a friend of Mingo County; and

    Whereas, Joe “Bug” Marcum enjoyed hunting and fishing in southern West Virginia; and

    Whereas, Joe “Bug” Marcum was a coal miner who took pride in his work; and

    Whereas, Joe “Bug” Marcum lost his life at the age of 53, on April 5, 2010, in Raleigh County, one of the twenty-nine miners who died in the Upper Big Branch Mine disaster; and

    Whereas, Joe “Bug” Marcum leaves a widow, Kathy Marcum, and daughters Kathy Jo and Garnet; and

    Whereas, The many friends and family of Joe “Bug” Marcum wish to honor the memory of Joe “Bug” Marcum for his many contributions to the community by naming in his honor Bridge 30-52-7.85 which has been known as the Naugatuck Bridge, at the intersection of U. S. Route 52 and State Route 65, Mingo County, West Virginia, the “Joe “Bug” Marcum Memorial Bridge”; therefore, be it

    Resolved by the Legislature of West Virginia:

    That the Division of Highways is hereby requested to name bridge 30-52-7.85 at the intersection of U. S. Route 52 and State Route 65, in Mingo County, West Virginia, the “Joe “Bug ” Marcum Memorial Bridge; and, be it

    Further Resolved, That the Commissioner of the Division of Highways is hereby requested to erect signs at both ends of the bridge containing bold and prominent letters proclaiming the bridge the “Joe “Bug” Marcum Memorial Bridge”; and, be it

    Further Resolved, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates forward a certified copy of this resolution to the Commissioner of the Division of Highways, and to Mrs. Kathy Marcum, in care of Timothy Bailey, Bucci Bailey and Javins, L.C., Post Office Box 3712, Charleston, WV 25337.

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