Parker County Today May 2017 - Page 9

Jerry Durant Award For Outstanding Philanthropy We named an award for a man who, at the age of 23, took his life savings and bought a shuttered Chevrolet Dealership. He then worked from before sunrise to long after sunset to assure that the name “Jerry’s Chevrolet” early on became synonymous with customer care, but soon meant, “Pay It Forward.” Jerry Durant donated 80 acres of prime retail real estate, enabling Weatherford to build a high school that generations of young people would be proud to call “my school.” A few years would pass before Durant would step up to the plate again and donate funds for a !ѠM ѕȁ)]ѡəɐ ѡȀɕ́ȁ͕ȁѕ)ͼѡЁȁ́ݽձٔͽݡɔѡЁѡݽձ)݅ɐѼ٥ͥѥQЁͅݽձչѱ́ȴ)́́ݕѼAɭȁ չ䁉ѕȁ́ɕͤ)́ȁɽՐ)ȁѡ́ɕͽѡ)ɅЁ݅ɐȁ=х)Aѡɽݥ́͡ɕЁȰɕ饹ѡ͔ݡ)ѼɅɑ䁱ѡ́ѼAɭȁ չ䁄ѕȁ)ݡѼٔ+ )Iȁɥɐ%مѥٔՍѽ)݅ɐ)]ѡəɐ!Ḿ͕܁Iȁɥɐȁݼ)хЁɕͽ̸!́5ȸɥɐѡ́ѕ)Ё]!ĹѡݹȁɅѽȁQA鄁A)MѠ5ѕݡ͕́٥她)ɥɓéՑ́ȁ̸ɥɐ݅́ɕ)́ѡݥȁѡ)́ ́݅ɐ )Iȁɥɐ́ѕՍѽȁݡ́ݸѼ)ݕȁ͕ٕɅ́ЁѼݕȁѡݥѠх)Ʌɔ )ȁ́ٽѕ́́Ѽݽɭ́]ѡəɐ)!Ḿѕȸ)=ѡ͍ѽɥɐɅѼѡэ)QA鄁Aݡ́ɅѕͥѼѽݸ)ɱ啅́ )]Ёѕȁͽ́ѡ䁽ݹɕхԴ)ɅЁQA鄁A)ɥɐɕ́ѡՍ́٥䁽́ɕхɅЁѼ)ѡՑ́ݡٔ́хٕȁѡ啅̸)ȸ9 典Yѕɥɥ5)݅ɐ)5́5䁭́ݡɔѡ́ɔɥPɕ)̸͡MЁ啅́хեѕɥ́)Aɭȁ չ䁅ɕѽɥѡ )役ݥѠՕѥЁѡѽ䁽ȁ䁽)Aɭȁ չ䁹䁍-ݡɔѡ䁡)Q Սፕ )݅ɐ )䁙щݽձ٥́ ՍéՍ́)ѡ=Ʌ ȸ!ѡ ɍ́Ѽ) ̀хєɽݸก!ݽѼхє (٥ͥ%$ѥѱ́䁅Q-!)MɅՅє́Ѽѡ彙́ȀԁɅ)啅́ЁЁѼѡՅѕə́啅ȁЁ!)܁ѡѡѥɕѽȁ%M)X1ѱѽЁ݅ɐ)ѱɔѡ䁅1ѱѽ)щ͠ͻeЁЁЁݸͥQ]ѡəɐ)ѥٕٔ́٥́MɕЁȁѥɔݡ)ɕѕ͍͡܁丁M)́啐Ʌݥȁѥɔ́ѥͅѥ͙)=ٕȁѡ啅̰1ѱѽ́ѕ͕ٕɅչɕ)́́ȁݽɬ䁅Ёѡ́!ɥх) ձɔ ѕȰ́́ɵȁȁѡ)]ѡəɐЁͽѥ)QAݕȁɥٔ݅ɐ)%ӊéɱɥЁӊé٥ЁѡЁ9Ѡ ɅQ́)ѼЁѡȁ͍ɍյȸQЁ́ѡх))Ʌӊé́͡ݥեݼٕ̃P)ѡeЁѡ͕ͥ́́ѥ)́ѼɥѕѼ͕ȁѥ镹́ѡɕݡ)eЁٔѡ́Ѽٔѡȁȁѥɕɕ)ݽ͔ٕȁɅȁѥѡЁ])ӊéЁѽЁȁ役Ѽ݅ЁѼѕеɥٔȰѡɔ)ɔ͡ݽɭ́ݡձɔ䁙ͥ)ѡȁ̰ͅЁɔЁѡɥ̃Pͽѡ5ȸ)ɱхѕ)5ȸéٽɥєɥѥ́ՑѡѼѡ)ՍѥAɭȁ չ䰁Ց]ѡəɐ )ѡѼɽٔѡЁAɭȁ չéMȁ ѥ镹̸)Qɽ՝ѡ啅̰ɕյɽ́չͼѡ)ɥЁ́ѥ٥ͥ́))չIIѽȁ݅ɐ))չ́ѥٔAɭȁ չݡѕȁɹ)ɕѹɕݥѠ́ѡȁ)ѡɕхє̰ͥ P)չIхє)]ѡəɐ )Ḿɕˊé)ɹѡЁѡ)Aɭȁ չ䁉͕̰ͥչд)5-݅ɐȁ!ѽɥ)Aɕ͕مѥ)) ͑ 5Ё݅ɐ)) ͑́ɔ]ѡəɓéչ)Ʌѥ́ɽٕ́ЁɅѼх)ѕȁ̵啅ȁɕȁ܁ɍаɕѥɕ)ɽѡЁ]ѠAѵЁ丁!݅́)Ѽ䁅́]Aé A)ձ䁽ѡЁͅ)啅ȸ!ѡЁչѥ܁ݡ̴݅́ͥ)хЁ䁵ȸɥѥձɱ䁑ձЁɥЁ )! ͑ѽٕȁѡɕ́́ѕɥ䁵ȁ)MѕȀѡȁѡЁѥѱչѥ)ɕѥɕɥԸ)ȸ 典՝ЁѥٕѕɥɅѥAɭ) չ啅́ȁѡЀԁ啅́݅́ѡٕ)ѡչ丁!́Ёͥѕѕ͡)䁡%ఁ 典եЁ́5Ʌ)]́!݅ݡɔѥɅѥ̸%́ɱ䁑ٕ́́)ɕѕ̰ɝ͵ՔѼٕ)ݽɭЁչѥ̸!ɑ԰MѠ)ɥ䁉Ȱչѥѡݡݹ݅)ѥ䁅ɅȁѼٔ܁Ёѡ)Ё]Ѡiȸ 典ɕѥɕ䰁ЁѥՕ́Ѽݽɬ)еѥ)ѡݕȸ-ѡѡȁ͕ٕɅ́ѽ)Ʌѕ̰́ͼѡչȁѡ ѕ)ͽѥɵȁȁѡAɭȁ չ!ѽɥ) ͥɝȁѕ́ѡՅAɭ) չɥєɥPѡMܵ-=!͔(