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Bevin: Flags To Be Lowered Friday To Honor Billy Graham

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)-- In accordance with the proclamation by President Donald Trump, Governor Matt Bevin is asking all state office buildings to lower their flags to half-staff Friday morning until sunset to honor the late Reverend Billy Graham. 

“The world lost an extraordinary man last week,” said Bevin. “The Reverend Billy Graham was an advisor to presidents and world leaders, and was a beloved pastor to all people. His grace, boldness, clarity and conviction for sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ have made a powerful and eternal impact. He positively changed the course of history, and his voice will be greatly missed.”

Bevin encourages all individuals, businesses, organizations, and government agencies to join in this tribute of lowering the flag to honor the memory of  Graham.

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