PROCLAMATION

A PROCLAMATION TO RECOGNIZE THE HEROISM OF DENNIS DAVIDSON  

WHEREAS, on January 17, 2003, twelve year-old Dennis Davidson, a resident of the Cedar Run Magisterial District, demonstrated great bravery, quick thinking and heroism through his rescue of his parents and brothers from a life threatening situation when he awoke his sleeping family and helped them escape from their burning home; and

             WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors wishes to commend Dennis Davidson for the heroism he demonstrated on January 17, 2003 , and for the outstanding example he set for citizens of all ages; now, therefore; be it

PROCLAIMED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 18th day of February 2003, That the Board of Supervisors does hereby commend Dennis Davidson for his selfless act of bravery and heroism in saving the lives of his parents, Kenneth and Loretta Umstead, and brothers, seven-year old Brandon and eight-year old Kenny; and, be it

PROCLAIMED FURTHER, That the Board of Supervisors hereby extends its best wishes to Dennis Davidson for continued success in all future endeavors.

 

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Harry F. Atherton
Chairman of the Board