Created: Thu, 18 Jul 2013 06:44:00 EST
Updated: Thu, 18 Jul 2013 06:45:36 EST
The long time Executive Director of the Macon-Bibb County Economic Opportunity Council Jimmie Samuel has died.
Bibb Coroner Leon Jones tells WGXA Samuel, 64, died earlier this afternoon from an undisclosed illness at the Medical Center of Central Georgia.
Samuel served as the Executive Director of the EOC for more than 20 years and was able to provide opportunities for hundreds of low income families.