2008 Heroes Among Us - Meet our 2008 Honorees: Robert C. "Bob" Decker and Roy G. Harrell, In Memoriam. Click on the "Read more..." links to find out more about them from articles published in the December 2007/January 2008 issue of the Paraclete.
|Robert C. "Bob" Decker
up in a sleepy Nebraska town, Bob Decker had no idea what the world had
in store for him. His parents preached the importance of education and
instilled a strong work ethic, which remains with Bob to this day. While
the support, wisdom and guidance of his parents were integral in his
success, Bob was also the beneficiary of numerous mentors as a young
man, both while in the U.S. Marine Corps and in practice as an attorney.
The man that Bob is today is a product of those who took the time to
guide and mentor him. Read More
|Roy G. Harrell, In Memoriam
I first met Roy G. Harrell, Jr. in 1975. I had the privilege of working with Roy in many different capacities for over thirty years in this community. Roy primarily worked as an attorney in banking, real estate and general commercial law. He was completely committed to his practice, and he reached levels of high excellence in the practice of law. Despite his time constraints with the practice of law, he became one of the most committed public servants I have ever known. The people of the State of Florida and this community will always be indebted to Roy for his many contributions to public service. Read More