Celebrate 100 years with a Texoma legend

Small-town boy does big things for North Texas

Celebrate 100 years with a Texoma legend
Graham B. Purcell

WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - The 100th birthday and legacy of a local legend will be recognized Friday at MSU-Texas.

Graham Purcell is an Archer City native who served as a 13th congressional district representative for 11 years and served as a judge in Wichita County’s 89th District Court.

He also played a role in ENJJPT, the Euro-Nato Joint Jet Pilot Training Program at Sheppard Air Force Base, and helped restart the National Prayer Breakfast.

The celebration will be held at Moffett Library from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. Friday afternoon.

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