Summary: floor manager in the Imperial Sugar refinery's packing department who had fought for more than six months to recover from severe burns to 85 percent of his body after he was gravely injured in the February 7 sugar refinery explosion in southern Georgia, who was among one of the most seriously injured workers who survived the blast and later became the latest burn patient to have died as a result of their injuries while receiving treatment from the explosion that killed 13 workers and left four others remained in critical condition at the nation's largest burn center, in which investigators believed the disaster was possibly caused by static electricity igniting fine sugar dust that became too dry.
Cause of Death: Injuries suffered in the sugar refinery explosion
Born: February 16, 1962
Died: August 22, 2008
Location: Augusta, Georgia