WHEREAS, An inspiring couple whose lives have been
  enhanced by a great and enduring love, Doyle and Judy Hughes of
  Lake Holbrook celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on
  July 6, 2016; and
         WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Hughes were united in matrimony at a
  ceremony held in Irving in 1966; over the years, their family has
  grown to include their four sons, Rudy, Scotty, Chad, and Quincy,
  as well as their six grandchildren and
  seven great-grandchildren; and
         WHEREAS, Respected members of their community, Mr. Hughes
  retired from both the LTV Corporation and Lockheed Martin, and
  Mrs. Hughes worked for Abbott Laboratories in Irving; in their
  leisure time, they enjoy fishing and working in their yard; and
         WHEREAS, While much has changed in the world over the past
  half century, 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 Senate of the State of Texas, 85th
  Legislature, hereby congratulate Doyle and Judy Hughes on their
  50th wedding anniversary and extend to them sincere best wishes
  for continued happiness; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution be prepared for
  the couple as an expression of high regard from the Texas Senate.
        President of the Senate
        I hereby certify that the
    above Resolution was adopted by
    the Senate on February 21, 2017.
        Secretary of the Senate
         Member, Texas Senate