Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105
For Immediate Release: July 5, 2011
Sen. Ralph Shortey
Statement from Sen. Ralph Shortey on passing of Rep. Farley
State Sen. Ralph Shortey (R-Oklahoma City) issued
the following statement on the passing of state Rep. Rusty Farley.
“The Legislature and southeastern Oklahoma has experienced
a terrible loss with the passing of Rep. Farley. I was so fortunate
to get to work closely with him this session and get to know him
not only as a respected colleague, but also as a trusted friend.
We became very close and I will miss him dearly.
“Rep. Farley was a true southern gentleman, a wonderful family
man, a loyal friend, and a man who stood by his principles. I want
to send my condolences to his loved ones during this difficult time.”
For more information, contact:
Sen. Shortey: (405) 521-5557