Lawmaker who helped create M.D. Anderson, dies
POSTED: Friday, November 22, 2013 - 7:00am
UPDATED: Friday, November 22, 2013 - 7:14am
Senterfitt died Wednesday at age 96
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; former Texas House speaker Reuben Senterfitt, who co-authored legislation that created the world-famous M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, died Wednesday at age 96 after developing complications from pneumonia, his family said in a statement.
The longtime state lawmaker died at an assisted-living center in Buda. To read more: http://www.chron.com/news/texas/article/Reuben-Senterfitt-ex-Texas-House-speaker-dies-4997632.php?cmpid=houtexhcat