Governor Treen remembered at memorial

Tuesday, November 3, 2009 - 4:41pm

BATON ROUGE — Hundreds turned out for a memorial service yesterday at the state capitol to remember former Louisiana Governor David Treen.

Friends and relatives of the late governor called him a statesman and a very important part of louisiana history.

The governor's son and his grandchildren also spoke about the legacy left behind.

Another memorial service was held today at the late governors hometown of Mandeville.