CHARLESTON, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Gov. Justice took time out of his remarks on COVID-19 to present an official Certificate of Recognition on behalf of Kermit Ray Kirkpatrick, a career-long employee of the West Virginia Division of Highways.
“Kermit has been a wonderful employee for his entire career. He had to retire due to an illness and, unfortunately, he is really fighting that illness,” Gov. Justice said.
“Kermit, we love you. We’re going to be with you always and keep you in our prayers,” Gov. Justice continued. “We thank you for all you did for each and every one of us over all those years of service. We’re going to continue to pray for your long and healthy life, and that everything works out.”