Statement from Valdosta State University President William J. McKinney regarding the death of Harley Langdale, Jr.
“Dacia and I, along with the entire Valdosta State University community, were saddened to learn of the passing of Mr. Harley Langdale, Jr. Mr. Langdale leaves a legacy of service above self that extends far beyond the industry that he championed for so many years. It is impossible to discuss Valdosta State University in any great detail without noting the impact that Mr. Langdale has had on generations of past and future students.
Each graduate of the Harley Langdale, Jr. College of Business Administration carries with them a life-long gift of a personal association with a visionary business leader who cared deeply about people. We extend our deepest sympathies to the Langdale family and join them in giving thanks for the remarkable life lived by a truly great man.”