McWherter Memorial Comments from contributors
"Governor McWherter has been my friend from our earlier years growing up in West Tennessee, and I believe it is very appropriate that he be honored in this very special way."
"Our organization is pleased to be part of such a great endeavor."
"What a good idea."
"Glad you are doing this."
"Thanks for the opportunity. If this is not in the game let me know."
"I am pleased that this is being done. You are very deserving and have been a good friend for many years. I was with you for the dedication of your library and will be there when they dedicate the monument."
"Good idea. Good project."
"I sincerely hope this goes over with a bang. Ned was a great governor along with Gordon Browning."
"Good luck with this project. I am proud to join my friend Nick Dunagan in supporting your partnership with the FFA Foundation."
"Sent my check as soon as I read this Friday, for the good of the order to honor Ned."
"For a great leader."
"I am sure the fundraiser will be successful and the money could not go for a better cause than a tribute to our good friend Governor McWherter."
"Thank you for calling to let me know of the effort to raise dollars for the Ned Ray McWherter Monument Fund. I applaud you and other good folks for coming up with another worthy way to recognize and honor Ned."
"Hope you have a good response to this effort."
"In honor of an extraordinary Governor and a good friend for over 50 years."
"I'm honored to be included in this wonderful tribute to a great guy friend."
"We are proud to support this project and honor a man whose life has been devoted to making Tennessee a better place to live and work."
"I am proud to participate in bestowing this great honor on a great Tennessean."