AUSTIN – Gov. Rick Perry today issued the following statement on the death of Anthony Sadberry, Executive Director of the Texas Lottery Commission:
“Texas lost a genuine leader today when Anthony Sadberry passed away.
At every juncture of his life, in school, in his law practice and with the lottery, Anthony seemed to end up in positions of leadership. His peers clearly recognized his innate leadership abilities, concern for others and unfailing common sense.
“Anita and I extend our sincere condolences and prayers to his wife, Denise, his family and his friends all over the state.”