The special event will be held Sunday afternoon at 1pm at Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church before moving to Booker T. Washington Park. Leland passed away in 1989. Former Texas Tech Chancellor Kent Hance and Harris County Commissioner Rodney Ellis will be in attendance.
State Rep. John Frullo was first elected to House District 84 in 2010. Recently, in the legislature, he worked to pass bills fighting human trafficking, lower property taxes and create the Texas Tech School of Veterinary Medicine