83R4680 LUC-D
  By: Harper-Brown H.R. No. 211
         WHEREAS, An inspiring couple whose lives have been enhanced
  by a great and enduring love, Joe and Gwen Lewis of Irving
  celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on December 24, 2012; and
         WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis were united in matrimony in 1947;
  through the years, they have nurtured a fulfilling marriage that
  has been made even richer with the addition of two children, Vicki
  Lamp and Joe Lewis, Jr., as well as five grandchildren and six
  great-grandchildren; and
         WHEREAS, Longtime Irving residents, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis both
  worked in manufacturing management before establishing Ajay's
  Irrigation; and
         WHEREAS, While innumerable changes have taken place in the
  world during the past six and a half decades, this devoted husband
  and wife have remained constant in their commitment to each other,
  and the strength of their love has enabled them to meet life's
  challenges and opportunities with grace and optimism; now,
  therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 83rd Texas
  Legislature hereby congratulate Joe and Gwen Lewis on their 65th
  wedding anniversary and extend to them sincere best wishes for
  continued happiness; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Mr. and Mrs. Lewis as an expression of high regard by
  the Texas House of Representatives.