Irene Paye Death, Obituary – We are sorry to inform you of the passing of Irene Paye, who was a member of our staff who was held in high esteem by her coworkers and customers alike. It is with great regret that we have to deliver this information to you at this time. Irene started her career in the workforce development sector of ETCOG’s Workforce and Economic Development Division in the summer of 2020, when she was hired on as a Workforce Systems Improvement Team Specialist Assistant.
This position was within the workforce development sector of ETCOG’s Workforce and Economic Development Division. This department is responsible for seeing to it that both the workforce and the economy continue to grow and thrive. She fought her battle with a great deal of bravery and with a daily contagious optimism that can only be credited to the strong Christian faith that she possessed. She fought her battle with a great deal of bravery and with a daily contagious optimism. She faced her challenge with an incredible amount of bravery and a daily optimism that was infectious to those around her.
To provide you with a succinct explanation of how I felt about her in a single word: she was incredible.” According to David Cleveland, who acts as the Executive Director of ETCOG at the present time,. During the time that she was a member of our staff, Irene made significant contributions to both the East Texas Council of Governments (ETCOG) and the surrounding area. These are contributions that neither of those organizations nor the surrounding area will ever forget.
Irene was an extremely beneficial member of our team. During this trying time, we want her family, friends, and anyone else who shared a close relationship with her to know that they are in our thoughts and prayers. We are sorry for the loss that they are experiencing.