Video: Reps. Butler, Murphy Honor Passing of former Sangamon County Sheriff Wes Barr

(Credit: Illinois Sheriff's Association Facebook page)

The House paused proceedings this week to mourn the passing of former Sangamon County Sheriff Wes Barr. House Resolution 543, filed by Rep. Murphy with Rep. Butler serving as the chief sponsor, honored Sheriff Barr for his life of service in the military, law enforcement and his numerous volunteer contributions to the community.