El Paso, TX (KTSM) - The former Chairman for El Paso County's Democratic Party, Glenn 'Butch' Maya has passed away according to multiple reports including the Democratic Party's Facebook page.
He passed away on Wednesday, which was also Maya's 58th Birthday.
Butch Maya was known to many Democrats and politicians in El Paso as the man at the helm of the party that brought many statewide and national Democratic leaders to El Paso and served as the chair to the El Paso delegation.
He was elected to office in 2011 and was succeeded by current chair Illiana Holguin after suffering a recent stroke.
Funeral services are still pending.