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 1                          SENATE RESOLUTION

 2        WHEREAS, The members of the Illinois Senate are  saddened
 3    to  learn  of  the  death  of  Mr. Leonard Junior Hughes, who
 4    recently passed away; and

 5        WHEREAS, Leonard Hughes was born in Centreville, Illinois
 6    on September 16,  1943;  his  parents  were  Leonard  Richard
 7    Hughes, Sr., and Laura Hughes; and

 8        WHEREAS,  Leonard  Hughes took Jesus Christ as his Savior
 9    on April 7, 1963  and  joined  the  Morning  Star  Missionary
10    Baptist  Church in East St. Louis, Illinois; on July 26, 1974
11    he married Francine Roberts and together they had  two  sons;
12    and

13        WHEREAS,  Leonard  Hughes  was a graduate of the East St.
14    Louis  public  schools  and  the  State  of  Illinois  Police
15    Academy; he had been employed with the Mallindkrodt  Chemical
16    Company in St. Louis, Missouri since 1989; and

17        WHEREAS,   Leonard   Hughes  is  survived  by  his  wife,
18    Francine; his children, Maureen (Charles) Williams,  Kimberly
19    Brown,  LaShae  Hughes, August Hughes, and Kimmershae Hughes;
20    his four brothers, Billy (Claudia) Hughes, Mitchell (Marilyn)
21    Hughes, Jerry Hughes, and Timmie Young; his sisters,  Carroll
22    (Danny) Hubbard, and Linda Hughes; his grandchildren, Charles
23    Williams,   Jr.,   Alicia  Dominique  Moore,  and  Charla  M.
24    Williams; his stepmother,  Louisa  Hughes;  his  great  aunt,
25    Artie  McWherter;  his  many  aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews,
26    cousins, other relatives, and many friends; therefore, be it

28    ASSEMBLY  OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn, along with
29    all that knew him, the death of Leonard Hughes  of  East  St.
30    Louis, Illinois; and be it further

31        RESOLVED,  That  a  suitable  copy  of this resolution be
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 1    presented to the family of Leonard  Hughes,  along  with  our
 2    sincere condolences.

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