Letter: Merchant shows commitment in every aspect of life


It is a blessing to know and support David Merchant for mayor of Sumter. David is an exceptional individual and is well qualified to lead our city. David is fully invested in Sumter. He freely gives of his time and talents to those around him, never asking for anything in return. No matter the endeavor, David gives 110% to the cause, and you can be sure it will be done with excellence. I have been able to witness his commitment in every aspect of life. His devotion to God, family and community are unparalleled. He possesses impeccable character, he is fair, and he is true to his word.

David is a natural-born leader and gains the respect of those around him. He has served the citizens of Sumter for eight years on city council and understands our local government. This experience paired with his business expertise and love for our community creates a formula for positive growth. A vote for David Merchant is a vote for a better Sumter. I proudly endorse David Merchant for mayor!