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Donna Meade Dean: Singer, Survivor

As the world mourns the death of singer and sausage king Jimmy Dean, his second wife, Donna Meade Dean, has been pushed into the spotlight. Then again, center stage is a familiar place for her.

Sausage Entrepreneur Jimmy Dean Dies at 81

Jimmy Dean, the entrepreneur who brought a range of sausage products to millions of dining tables for decades has died. Dean died of natural causes Sunday in his home in Varina, VA. He was 81.