Rutledge Issues Statement on the Passing of State Treasurer Mark Lowery

July 26, 2023

Lieutenant Governor Leslie Rutledge released the following statement regarding the passing of State Treasurer Mark Lowery:

“Boyce and I are saddened to hear of the passing of State Treasurer and our former State Representative, Mark Lowery. Mark was a longtime public servant and dear friend. I will miss seeing his smiling face and hearing his words of encouragement. We always enjoyed Mark’s good-natured company at political gatherings and Christmas receptions in our home. Arkansans have been blessed by his service to our great State. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and staff during this difficult time.”

State Treasurer-elect Lowery & Lt. Governor-elect Rutledge on election night 2022