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Introduced Version Senate Concurrent Resolution 10 History

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SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 10

(By Senators Chafin and Beach)

 

 

 

Requesting the Division of Highways to name the bridge on 12 Pole Creek Road, in Breeden, Mingo County, bridge number 30-3/5-19.82, as the “Jacob & Ellen Vance Memorial Bridge”.

    Whereas, Jacob and Ellen Vance were residents of Breeden, Mingo County, West Virginia; and

    Whereas, Jacob and Ellen Vance owned property on either side of said bridge, where they raised eight children; and

    Whereas, Jacob Vance was a farmer who worked on the railroad as a tree cutter and Ellen Vance was a housewife; and

    Whereas, Jacob and Ellen Vance passed away leaving their property to their grandchildren: Barbara Vance Perry, Kenneth D. Vance, Wanda Vance Perry and Roland G. Maynard; and

    Whereas, It is fitting to honor Jacob and Ellen Vance by naming the bridge that spans the property of their decedents; therefore, be it

    Resolved by the Legislature of West Virginia:

    That the Legislature hereby requests the Division of Highways to name the bridge on 12 Pole Creek Road, in Breeden, Mingo County, bridge number 30-3/5-19.82, as the “Jacob & Ellen Vance Memorial Bridge”; and, be it

    Further Resolved, That the Division of Highways is hereby requested to have made and be placed signs identifying the bridge as the “Jacob & Ellen Vance Memorial Bridge”; and, be it

    Further Resolved, That the Clerk of the Senate forward a copy of this resolution to the Secretary of the Department of Transportation; and to Mr. and Mrs. Vance’s surviving grandchildren: Barbara Vance Perry, Kenneth D. Vance, Wanda Vance Perry and Roland G. Maynard.

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