Butterfield Statement on the Passing of Phail Wynn

Jul 25, 2018
Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today issued the following statement on the passing of former vice president of Duke University, Phail Wynn:

“I was shocked and saddened to learn of the passing of Phail Wynn.  Leader, mentor, advocate, and friend are a few words that come to mind to describe what Phail meant to me.  Durham, and the entire state of North Carolina, have lost a giant.  My sincere condolences go to his beloved wife Peggy and the entire Wynn family.”