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Friday, July 19, 2013 - 2:07pm

Remembering Jimmie Samuel

Updated: 1 year ago.
Jimmie Samuel (photo:Grant Blackenship for Macon Telegraph)

Jimmie Samuel, longtime head of the Macon-Bibb County Economic Opportunity Council whose work helping others touched thousands of lives, died Thursday. He was 64.

He’s being remembered by many around middle Georgia as a champion of the poor. Telegraph columnist Charles Richardson shares his thoughts in this interview.

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