Waldron Mayor David Millard recently honored one of the city’s long-time public servants by declaring February 27 at Betty Jo Lee Day.
In his proclamation, Mayor Millard stated:
“WHEREAS: Betty Jo Lee was born on February 27, 1926, and has lived her whole life in the City of Waldron, Arkansas.
WHEREAS: Betty Jo Lee spent eight years of her life as a public servant in the City of Waldron, Arkansas as a city council member from the year of our Lord 1991 through 1998.
WHEREAS: Betty Jo Lee spent many years in service to our children being a substitute teacher at Waldron Public Schools.
WHEREAS: Betty Jo Lee has always had a servant’s heart and been a friend to so many in and around the community where she lives.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, DAVID MILLARD, Mayor of the City of Waldron, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the laws of the State of Arkansas, do hereby proclaim February 27, 2021 as BETTY JO LEE DAY IN WALDRON, ARKANSAS”
Thank you Betty Jo Lee for your many years of selfless service to our city and community!