Gov. Phil Bryant Issues Statement upon Passing of Ezell Lee

JACKSON–Gov. Phil Bryant issued the following statement upon the passing of former member of the Mississippi Legislature Ezell Lee, who served in both the Mississippi House of Representatives and the Mississippi Senate:

“Deborah and I are saddened by the loss of former Sen. Ezell Lee. He served the people of South Mississippi with commitment and determination, both as a representative and as a member of the Mississippi Senate. Our prayers and thoughts are with his family today, and we will miss him.”

Gov. Phil Byrant Press Release
5/21/12

STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF FORMER SEN. EZELL LEE
“The Mississippi Senate lost a member of its family today,” Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves said. “Sen. Ezell Lee was a dedicated public servant, who understood the value of a strong public education system and was committed to improving Mississippi schools. Elee and I, along with the entire Senate membership and Senate staff, would like to extend our sincere condolences. The Lee family is in our prayers during this difficult time.”

Lt. Governor Tate Reeves
5/21/12