For immediate release:
September 10, 2015

Contact:
Erin Montgomery erin.montgomery@maryland.gov
Eric Shirk eric.shirk@maryland.gov
410-974-2316

Statement from Governor Larry Hogan on the Passing of Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr.

Governor orders flags to fly at half-staff in honor of late delegate

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan today issued the following statement on the passing of Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr. Governor Hogan also ordered flags to fly at half-staff in honor of the late delegate.

“The First Lady and I extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Delegate James Proctor. Delegate Proctor was a fixture in the General Assembly, passionately serving his constituents for 25 years. He touched the lives of countless students during his many years as an educator in Prince George’s County, and served our country as a member of the United States Air Force. We owe Delegate Proctor a debt of gratitude for a lifetime of public service on behalf of the state of Maryland.”