Former SFA President Dr. Baker Pattillo passes away

Former SFA President Dr. Baker Pattillo passes away

NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - Former Stephen F. Austin State University President Dr. Baker Pattillo has passed away.

According to SFA Acting President Steve Westbrook, Dr. Pattillo passed away this afternoon at his home, surrounded by his family.

Dr. Pattillo had recently retired as SFA President.

“His passing leaves us all with a void that will be hard to fill, but his legacy will last well into the future as his accomplishments over the past 52 years at SFA will live on,” Westbrook said.

At this time, there is no information about funeral arrangements.

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