Friday, December 30, 2011
OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin released the following statement today on the passing of Dr. Ernest Holloway, former president of Langston University:
“Dr. Ernest Holloway was a talented and committed educator who provided steady leadership for Langston University as the longest serving president in the school’s history. A Hall of Fame educator, Dr. Holloway left a legacy in the lives of the students he shaped and the hearts of those who knew and loved him. My prayers and deepest sympathies go out to his family and friends during this time of loss.”
In honor of Dr. Holloway, the governor has ordered that flags on state property be flown at half-staff from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. today. Funeral services have been set for 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 30, on the campus of Langston University. Dr. Holloway passed away Dec. 24.