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Skidaway division fire chief passes away

Southside Fire Dept.'s Skidaway Island Division Chief Jim Murray died Sunday afternoon. Southside Fire Dept.'s Skidaway Island Division Chief Jim Murray died Sunday afternoon.
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The chief of the Skidaway Island Division of the Southside Fire Dept. has died.

Assistant Southside Fire Chief Hugh Futrell told WTOC that Chief Jim Murray, 78, died Sunday afternoon at St. Joseph's Hospital. He had been with the Southside Fire Department since 1995.

Futrell said a visitation is schedule for 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Gamble Funeral Home on Stephenson Avenue. A burial mass will be held at 11 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church.

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