The Business Council of Alabama issued the following statement regarding the passing of Rep. Dan Williams of Athens, who died today:
“Dan was a dedicated member of the Alabama House of Representatives and before that an advocate for the citizens of Athens whom he served as the mayor of Athens for 18 years,” BCA President and CEO William J. Canary said today. “He was a caring and dedicated public servant who will leave a legacy of compassion, love, and warmth for others.
“His courage will remain an inspiration to all,” Canary said. “Our prayers are with his family at this time.”
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 1, 2015
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