87R16631 BHH-D
  By: González of El Paso H.R. No. 494
         WHEREAS, Kevin Ivey was honored at the annual West Texas
  Pecan Growers Association dinner on March 4, 2021; and
         WHEREAS, Mr. Ivey is a third-generation pecan farmer who has
  given freely of his time and expertise to a number of organizations
  dedicated to promoting the industry; he has served as a member of
  the West Texas Pecan Growers Association board, leading the group
  as its president for 10 years, and he has helped guide the
  U.S. Pecan Growers Council as first vice president; moreover, he
  has taken trips to promote pecans in various countries, including
  Indonesia, India, and China; and
         WHEREAS, In all his endeavors, Mr. Ivey enjoys the love and
  support of his wife, Jennifer, and he takes great pride in their
  seven children, Jason, Ian, Isabell, Dylan, Collin, Sophia, and
  Kevin; and
         WHEREAS, Agriculture is fundamental to the economy and
  culture of the Lone Star State, and Kevin Ivey may reflect with
  pride on the knowledge that his contributions to the pecan industry
  will benefit his fellow farmers for years to come; now, therefore,
  be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 87th Texas
  Legislature hereby congratulate Kevin Ivey on being honored at the
  2021 West Texas Pecan Growers Association dinner and extend to him
  sincere best wishes for the future; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Mr. Ivey as an expression of high regard by the Texas
  House of Representatives.