McKinley "Von" Habersham, Sr.



Age: 30


Summary: industrial worker at the historic Dixie Crystals-owned sugar plant Imperial Sugar Co. who had been hospitalized in critical condition for more than two weeks from severe burns suffered in the February 7 Georgia sugar refinery explosion that killed eight workers and seriously injured more than a dozen others, in which investigators believed the explosion 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: September 9, 1977


Died: February 22, 2008


Location: Augusta, Georgia