HJ801: Celebrating the life of Cleonia B. Ramsey Agee Olson.


HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 801
Celebrating the life of Cleonia B. Ramsey Agee Olson.

 

Agreed to by the House of Delegates, February 11, 2019
Agreed to by the Senate, February 14, 2019

 

WHEREAS, Cleonia B. Ramsey Agee Olson, an active member of the Fairfax County community, died on May 29, 2018; and

WHEREAS, Cleonia Olson was born in La Luz, New Mexico; her family moved to El Paso, Texas, where she graduated from Austin High School and was involved in many civic, community, and service organizations; she had the great honor of being selected as the El Paso Centennial Queen in 1950; and

WHEREAS, Cleonia Olson then attended Texas Western University, earning a Bachelor’s of Science in education, and was involved in many campus, church, and community activities; and

WHEREAS, Cleonia Olson’s life as a military spouse led her to live in Hawaii, back in El Paso, and then in Madison, Alabama; and

WHEREAS, as a Clifton resident since 1988, Cleonia Olson was active in Centreville Baptist Church, where she team-taught Sunday school to third and fourth graders with her husband; she was an active and caring neighbor and friend in the community; and

WHEREAS, Cleonia Olson will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by her husband, Martin; her children, James, David, and Kathryn and step-children, Sonia and Allen, and their families; and numerous other family members and friends; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, the Senate concurring, That the General Assembly hereby note with great sadness the loss of Cleonia B. Ramsey Agee Olson, an active member of Fairfax County; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to the family of Cleonia B. Ramsey Agee Olson as an expression of the General Assembly’s respect for her memory.

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 801

Offered February 4, 2019
Celebrating the life of Cleonia B. Ramsey Agee Olson.
Patron-- Delaney

WHEREAS, Cleonia B. Ramsey Agee Olson, an active member of the Fairfax County community, died on May 29, 2018; and

WHEREAS, Cleonia Olson was born in La Luz, New Mexico; her family moved to El Paso, Texas, where she graduated from Austin High School and was involved in many civic, community, and service organizations; she had the great honor of being selected as the El Paso Centennial Queen in 1950; and

WHEREAS, Cleonia Olson then attended Texas Western University, earning a bachelor’s of science in education, and was involved in many campus, church, and community activities; and

WHEREAS, Cleonia Olson’s life as a military spouse led her to live in Hawaii, back in El Paso, and then Madison, Alabama; and

WHEREAS, as a Clifton resident since 1988, Cleonia Olson was active in Centerville Baptist Church, where she team taught Sunday school to third and fourth graders with her husband; she was an active and caring neighbor and friend in the community; and

WHEREAS, Cleonia Olson will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by her husband, Martin; her children, James, David, and Kathryn and step-children, Sonia and Allen, and their families; and numerous other family members and friends; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, the Senate concurring, That the General Assembly hereby note with great sadness the loss of Cleonia B. Ramsey Agee Olson, an active member of Fairfax County; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to the family of Cleonia B. Ramsey Agee Olson as an expression of the General Assembly’s respect for her memory.