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Sam Levin of East Bay Express writes about Evergreen Cemetery Panels

Sam Levin did a wonderful job of listening to all sides in this discussion of including Jim Jones' name on the panels recently placed at Evergreen Cemetery. The Long Division of Jonestown Survivors Thirty-five years after the horrific mass suicide in Guyana, former Peoples Temple members and relatives of the deceased are conflicted on the best way to honor the dead at the East Oakland gravesite. By Sam Levin @SamTLevin On May 29, 2011, Jim Jones Jr. felt a new kind of peace regarding the mass murder-suicide led by his father, the Reverend Jim Jones, three decades earlier. That Sunday two ...

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