Monday, November 21, 2016
OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin today issued this statement on the death of former Oklahoma Attorney General Larry Derryberry:
“Larry Derryberry was an extraordinarily kind and intelligent man, who dedicated his life to the people of Oklahoma. His death is a huge loss.
“I was honored to call him my friend, and grateful for his advice and his service over the years. Whether as Oklahoma attorney general or as a member of the House, Larry gave his all to our state.
“My thoughts and prayers go out to his family and loved ones. As governor, and as a citizen of Oklahoma, I'm thankful for his hard work over the years on behalf of all Oklahomans.”
Editor's note: An executive order will be issued ordering all United States and Oklahoma flags on state property to be flown at half-staff on Monday, November 28, 2016, in honor of former Oklahoma Attorney General Larry Derryberry, who passed away on November 19, 2016.