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State flags at the Capitol Complex and at state-owned facilities throughout Fayette County will be displayed at half-staff from dawn until dusk Sept. 9 to recognize the memorial services for former Delegate Thomas Eberly Myles.

Myles, who died Aug. 2, was first appointed to serve Fayette County in the House of Delegates in 1955. He served through 1972.

Myles also served as House Majority Leader throughout five different sessions of the Legislature. While Myles was a member of the House of Delegates, he served on the Banking and Insurance Committee, the Judiciary Committee, Rules Committee, Joint Committee on Government and Finance and also the Joint Rules Committee.