July 14, 2016

Election Results

The first ballot for the Episcopal election in South Central Jurisdiction was taken at about 8:55 a.m. It was announced about an hour later, after the Episcopal address. There were 641 votes cast. Of those, 23 were invalid. The top ten candidates were:
 
Name Number of votes
Dr. Rueben Saenz, Jr. 101
David Wilson 71
Jimmy Nunn 70
Eradio Valverde 67
Lynn Dyke 62
Morris Matthis 60
Bob Farr 43
Janice Gilbert 31
T. Lynn Malone, Jr. 9
Linda Harker 8


The second ballot was taken at 10:23 a.m. There were 639 votes casts, 15 were invalid, 126 were needed for election. There was no election. Results of the top ten were:
 
Name Number of votes
Dr. Rueben Saenz, Jr. 120
Jimmy Nunn 76
David Wilson 75
Lynn Dyke 74
Morris Matthis 67
Eradio Valverde 66
Bob Farr 49
Janice Gilbert 32
T. Lynn Malone, Jr. 9
Linda Harker 7
 
The third ballot was taken at 10:45 a.m. There were 645 votes cast, 12 invalid, 127 needed for election. Rueben Saenz, Jr. was elected. The results were:
 
Name Number of votes
Dr. Rueben Saenz, Jr. 133
Jimmy Nunn 85
David Wilson 80
Lynn Dyke 77
Morris Matthis 66
Eradio Valverde 58
Bob Farr 56
Janice Gilbert 29
T. Lynn Malone, Jr. 12
Linda Harker 6
                                                                                      
The fourth ballot was taken at 11:16 a.m. There were 430 votes, 0 invalid and 129 needed to elect. There were two seats and no election. The results were:
 
Name Number of votes
Jimmy Nunn 84
David Wilson 82
Lynn Dyke 79
Morris Matthis 55
Bob Farr 47
Eradio Valverde 27
Janice Gilbert 24
T. Lynn Malone, Jr. 6
Linda Harker 4
Cheryl Jefferson Bell 3

The fifth ballot was taken at 11:56 a.m. There were 431 votes, 1 invalid and 129 needed to elect. There was no election. The results were:
 
Name Number of votes
David Wilson 93
Jimmy Nunn 89
Lynn Dyke 77
Morris Matthis 56
Bob Farr 43
Janice Gilbert 30
Eradio Valverde 16
T. Lynn Malone Jr. 5
Clifton Howard 3
Ron Watts  3