Congressman Sanford Bishop

Representing the 2nd District of Georgia

Congressional Record Statements

Apr 2, 2020 Congressional Record Statement
Mr. BISHOP of Georgia. Madam Speaker, it is with a heavy heart and
solemn remembrance that I rise today to pay tribute to a dedicated
husband, father, community servant, and soldier, LTC (Ret.) Jerry
``Jay'' White II. Sadly, LTC White passed away on September 20, 2018. A
funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 27, 2019, at Old
Apr 2, 2020 Congressional Record Statement
Mr. BISHOP of Georgia. Madam Speaker, it is with a heavy heart and
solemn remembrance that I pay tribute to a great man, outstanding
public servant, and dear friend of longstanding, Mr. James Austin
Jenkins, Jr. Mr. Jenkins passed away on Thursday, February 21, 2019. A
Apr 2, 2020 Congressional Record Statement
Mr. BISHOP of Georgia. Madam Speaker, I rise today to honor a loving
husband, dedicated father, doting grandfather, distinguished educator,
and committed servant to humankind, Mr. William ``W.T.'' Thomas Henry.
Sadly, W.T. passed away on Monday, January 28, 2019. His funeral will
Apr 2, 2020 Congressional Record Statement
Mr. BISHOP of Georgia. Madam Speaker, it is with a heavy heart and
solemn remembrance that I rise today to pay tribute to a great man and
outstanding public servant, the former Sheriff of Early County,
Georgia, Mr. Jimmie Ray Murkerson. Sadly, Sheriff Murkerson passed away
Apr 2, 2020 Congressional Record Statement
Mr. BISHOP of Georgia. Madam Speaker, I rise today to honor a
distinguished public servant, dedicated statesman, mentor, and dear
friend of longstanding, The Honorable Jack T. Brinkley, Sr. Sadly, Jack
passed away on January 23, 2019, at the age of 88. His passing marks
Apr 2, 2020 Congressional Record Statement
Mr. BISHOP of Georgia. Madam Speaker, I rise today to honor a
dedicated woman of God, great wife, steadfast mother, and friend of
longstanding, Mrs. Johnnie Lee Brown Collier. Sadly, Mrs. Collier
passed away on December 27, 2018. Her funeral service was held on
Thursday, January 3, 2019 at 11 am at the Fourth Street Missionary
Apr 2, 2020 Congressional Record Statement
Mr. BISHOP of Georgia. Madam Speaker, it is with a heavy heart and
solemn remembrance that I rise today to pay tribute to a distinguished
civil rights leader, an inspirational spiritual leader, and true man of God, Reverend Doctor Cameron Madison
Alexander, the beloved Pastor of Antioch Baptist Church North in
Apr 2, 2020 Congressional Record Statement
Mr. BISHOP of Georgia. Madam Speaker, it is my honor and pleasure to
extend my personal congratulations and best wishes to a dear friend of
longstanding and servant of humankind, The Honorable Judge William C.
Randall, Chief Judge of the Civil and Magistrate Courts of Macon-Bibb
Apr 2, 2020 Congressional Record Statement
Mr. BISHOP of Georgia. Madam Speaker, it is with a heavy heart and
solemn remembrance that I rise today to pay tribute to a remarkable
statesman, public servant, Georgia State Representative, and friend of
longstanding--Mr. Robert ``Bob'' Paul Hanner, Sr. Sadly, Representative
Apr 2, 2020 Congressional Record Statement
  Mr. BISHOP of Georgia. Madam Speaker, I rise today to honor a
dedicated woman of God, great wife, steadfast mother, and friend of
longstanding, Mrs. Johnnie Lee Brown Collier. Sadly, Mrs. Collier
passed away on December 27, 2018. Her funeral service will be held on

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