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Commentary: Election Official Reflected Honesty In All He Did

Election Commissioner Will Be Sorely Missed...

Posted: March 16, 2014 at 6 a.m.

FILE PHOTO John Logan Burrow, who served as chairman of the Washington County Election Commission since 1995, oversees the counting of ballots in the 2010 general election at the Washington County Courthouse. Burrow died unexpectedly from a heart attack last week.
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FILE PHOTO John Logan Burrow, who served as chairman of the Washington County Election Commission since 1995, oversees the counting of ballots in the 2010 general election at the Washington County Courthouse. Burrow died unexpectedly from a heart attack last week.

John Logan Burrow's steady resolve to ensure an accurate vote count left little concern for newspaper deadlines. This drove me and my ilk to distraction in almost every election.

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