HJ47: Celebrating the life of Steven C. Gardner.


HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 47
Celebrating the life of Steven C. Gardner.

 

Agreed to by the House, January 17, 2022
Agreed to by the Senate, January 20, 2022

 

WHEREAS, Steven C. Gardner, a highly admired educator and youth athletics coach in Big Stone Gap, died on July 25, 2021; and

WHEREAS, Steven Gardner was a teacher, head wrestling coach, and assistant football coach at Union High School, where he helped countless students achieve their goals; and

WHEREAS, Steven Gardner had previously served young people as a softball, baseball, basketball, and track and field coach throughout Lee County and Wise County; and

WHEREAS, Steven Gardner helped young people travel to and from school safely as a bus driver; and

WHEREAS, Steven Gardner will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by his wife, Tina; his sons, Zachary and Kalen; his parents William and Sue; 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 Steven C. Gardner; 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 Steven C. Gardner as an expression of the General Assembly’s respect for his memory.


HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 47
Offered January 12, 2022
Prefiled January 12, 2022
Celebrating the life of Steven C. Gardner.
Patron-- Kilgore

WHEREAS, Steven C. Gardner, a highly admired educator and youth athletics coach in Big Stone Gap, died on July 25, 2021; and

WHEREAS, Steven Gardner was a teacher, head wrestling coach, and assistant football coach at Union High School, where he helped countless students achieve their goals; and

WHEREAS, Steven Gardner had previously served young people as a softball, baseball, basketball, and track and field coach throughout Lee County and Wise County; and

WHEREAS, Steven Gardner helped young people travel to and from school safely as a bus driver; and

WHEREAS, Steven Gardner will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by his wife, Tina; his sons, Zachary and Kalen; his parents William and Sue; 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 Steven C. Gardner; 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 Steven C. Gardner as an expression of the General Assembly’s respect for his memory.