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A resolution honoring Evelyn S. Wade and designating a portion of
Georgia Highway 120 as the "Evelyn S. Wade Highway".
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SR 48 97 LC 27 0075
SENATE RESOLUTION 48
By: Senator Dean of the 31st
1- 1 Honoring Evelyn S. Wade and designating a portion of Georgia
1- 2 Highway 120 as the "Evelyn S. Wade Highway"; and for other
1- 3 purposes.
1- 4 WHEREAS, Evelyn S. Wade, who is now 90 years old, is a
1- 5 lifelong resident of the City of Buchanan; and
1- 6 WHEREAS, Evelyn S. Wade served 43 years in the Haralson and
1- 7 Polk County School Systems, both as a principal and as a
1- 8 teacher; and
1- 9 WHEREAS, Evelyn S. Wade ably led the City of Buchanan for
1-10 twenty years as its mayor; and
1-11 WHEREAS, Evelyn S. Wade has unselfishly contributed her
1-12 time, talents, and abilities in many areas of community
1-13 service as a member of the First Baptist Church, the Lions
1-14 Club, and the Buchanan Women's Club; and
1-15 WHEREAS, Evelyn S. Wade has dedicated her life to the youth
1-16 of Buchanan and to making the City of Buchanan and Haralson
1-17 County a great place to live.
1-18 NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF
1-19 GEORGIA that the members of this body honor and express
1-20 their appreciation to Evelyn S. Wade for her many invaluable
1-21 contributions to her community and to the State of Georgia.
1-22 BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the east side of Georgia Highway
1-23 120 from the junction of said highway with U.S. Highway 27
1-24 in the City of Buchanan eastward to the end of the Buchanan
1-25 city limits is designated as the "Evelyn S. Wade Highway."
1-26 BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Department of Transportation
1-27 is authorized and directed to erect and maintain appropriate
1-28 signs so designating the highway.
1-29 BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Senate is
1-30 authorized and directed to transmit an appropriate copy of
1-31 this resolution to Evelyn S. Wade.
Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 04/20/98