University President Emeritus Dies

On Tuesday, Dr. Richard LeTourneau died at the age of 79. He was an author, industrialist, educator and president of LeTourneau University in Longview for 16 years. He served as president of LeTourneau Incorporated for 2 years.

Representatives of the University say Dr. Richard leTourneau died peacefully at his home. Funeral services are pending.

Amy Tatum, reporting.