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COOK'S WHEREABOUTS.

ROBERT:AUSTIN LOST A TOWERING

COMMUNITY LEADER OVER THE

WEEKEND. JOHNNY LIMON WANTED

TO MAKE AUSTIN A BETTER PLACE

FOR THE WORKING POOR, AND

SPENT HIS LIFE TRYING TO

ACHIEVE THAT. KXA'S TOM

MILLER TALKED WITH HIS NEPHEW

ABOUT THE LEGACY HE LEAVES

BEHIND.

TOM MILLER - KXAN NEWS MORNING

ANCHORFOR FOLKS WHO DID'T

KNOW YOUR UNCLE, JOHNNY LIMON,

WHAT SHOULD PEOPLE KNOW ABOUT

HIM?LONNIE LIMON - JOHNNY

LIMO'S NEPHEWHE WAS FULL OF

LOVE, HE WAS FULL OF, HE WAS A

SELFLESS PERSON, AND HE WAS A

FIGHTER FOR WORKING FAMILIES

IN

AUSTIN.TOM MILLER - KXAN NEWS

MORNING ANCHORI READ THAT HIS

FIGHT FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING

WAS WHAT HE FELT WAS ONE OF

HIS BIGGEST ACCOMPLISHMENTS,

WHY WAS THAT SO IMPORTANT TO

HIM?LONNIE LIMON - JOHNNY

LIMO'S NEPHEWGROWING UP IN

EAST AUSTIN YOU COULD BE POOR,

BUT HAVE A TIGHT KNIT

COMMUNITY, AND HE KNEW YOU

BREAK UP A TIGHT KNIT

COMMUNITY, YOU BREAK UP THE

FABRIC OF SOMETHING THAT WORKS

IN SPITE OF

MONEY.TOM MILLER - KXAN NEWS

MORNING ANCHORFOR PEOPLE THAT

DO'T KNOW, JUST HOW INVOLVED

WAS HE IN THE COMMUNITY, IN

BOTH SORT OF HIS CIVIC

ENGAGEMENT AND VOLUNTEER

WORK?LONNIE LIMON - JOHNNY

LIMO'S NEPHEWTHERE ARE

PEOPLE THAT ARE WORKAHOLICS

AND THEY WORK 18 HOUR DAYS, MY

UNCLE JOHNNY WAS A

VOLUNTEERAHOLIC IN THE MOST

POSITIVE WAY THAT I CAN SAY

THAT.TOM MILLER - KXAN NEWS

MORNING ANCHORWHAT DO YOU TO

BE, HOW WILL HE LIVE ON IN

AUSTIN?LONNIE LIMON - JOHNNY

LIMO'S NEPHEWYOU CA'T

RECREATE A LEGACY LIKE MY

UNCLE JOHNN'S INDIVIDUALLY,

I'S GOT TO BE COLLECTIVELY,

BECAUSE HE DID SO MUCH THAT

ONE PERSON CA'T RECREATE IT.

IT WILL TAKE AN ARMY.

ROBERT: JOHNNY LIMON CAME FROM

A BIG FAMILY. HE WAS ONE OF 11

BROTHERS AND SISTERS. HE WAS

69 YEARS OLD.

ROBERT:STUDENTS IN ONE

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