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October 23, 2008
Alabama Baptist pastor Jeff Hemmings died Oct. 16 after a battle with diabetes and pneumonia. He was 51.
For the past two years, Hemmings had served as pastor of Blanton Baptist Church, Valley, in East Liberty Baptist Association.
Born in Fairfax and reared in the Valley area, Hemmings served as president of the Valley High School Band Boosters Club.
A U.S. Marine Corps veteran, he was stationed in Okinawa, Japan, during the 1970s.
Hemmings is survived by his wife, Wanda; three children; and three grandchildren. (TAB)