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AP: Reputed Mafioso tip triggers new Hoffa body search

June 18, 2013

OAKLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — The FBI saw enough merit in a reputed Mafia captain's tip to once again break out the digging equipment to search for the remains of former Teamsters union leader Jimmy Hoffa, last seen alive before a lunch meeting with two mobsters nearly 40 years ago.

Tony Zerilli told his lawyer that Hoffa was buried beneath a concrete slab in a barn in a field in suburban Detroit in 1975. The barn no longer exists, and a full day of digging Monday turned up no sign of Hoffa. Federal agents resumed the search Tuesday morning.

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John William Nalley

June 18, 2013

John William Nalley, 78, of Benton left this life to walk with the Lord he adored on Saturday, June 15. He was born in Benton on July 17, 1934, to Charlie and Daisy Nalley.

Donald Paul 'Frog' Perryman

June 18, 2013

Donald Paul “Frog” Perryman, 58, of Bauxite passed away Saturday, June 15, 2013.  He was born June 20, 1954 in Little Rock. 
Donald worked at Quality Auto Parts for 20 years, was a heavy equipment operator and a professional AMA #52. 
He was preceded in death by his father, Alton Paul Perryman; and a daughter, Gina Marie Perryman.

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