Alexander Statement on the Passing of Lacy Upchurch

Posted on October 19, 2018

MARYVILLE, Tenn., October 19, 2018 — U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on the passing of former Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation President W. Lacy Upchurch:

“Tennessee farmers were fortunate to have Lacy Upchurch right beside them, leading the nation’s largest state farm bureau with wisdom and humility for a decade. His conservative leadership benefited all of the state’s farms, and I am grateful for his years of thoughtful advice on agricultural issues. He will be missed. Honey and I extend our condolences to his wife, Kay, and the whole family.”