Retirement Reception Held for Cecil Funderburgh

A retirement reception was held Thursday, May 11th at The Connellee  for Eastland Chamber of Commerce manager, Cecil Funderburgh.

After serving 21 years as Eastland’s Police Chief, Cecil retired in 2011 only to pick up the gauntlet to become the Eastland Chamber of Commerce manager for the next five years.¬† He has boosted the chamber membership list, improved established chamber events as well as adding new events like the Old Fashion 4th of July.¬† Cecil now plans to spend time with his wife, Patty and do some fishing.

Laura Hobbs has been selected as the new Chamber of Commerce manager.

Congratulations, Cecil Funderburgh, on your retirement and thank you for your years of service to the Eastland community.