An official in Virginia says a man convicted in his wife's death was found dead in a nearby holding room shortly after the verdict was read. Becky Wilburn is a spokeswoman for the town of Christiansburg.

For the next four years, the country would be in turmoil. Families taking sides often fought each other.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George Washington and Ethel Marie White Merryman; sister, Carol Zehm; and his grandparents who raised him, Harold and Mary Wilgus.

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