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William Russell Baldwin
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Birth: Apr. 5, 1970
Louisiana, USA
Death: Dec. 2, 2008
Pacific Palisades
Los Angeles County
California, USA

At 8:30pm on December 2, 2008, William ran across Pacific Coast Highway, at the intersection of Sunset Blvd. and Pacific Coast Highway, was struck by an SUV, and killed instantly. The driver of the SUV fled the scene.

"Sir William", as he was called, the name given to him by the beach lifeguards, He would greet you with a shakespearean bow and litergy.

William adopted his "power spot", his spiritual point, Castle Rock. The staircase from nowhere, that opened up to the beach, became his project. William built a beautiful walkway of stone down to the beach from his staircase. Some of the stone weighed 400 pounds. He leveraged the stones around with an 8 foot 2 by 4. It was utterly amazing!

Willam is survived by a twin sister, and many other family members.

OBITUARY
Monroe Area (LA) - December 31, 2008
WILLIAM RUSSELL BALDWIN
38 Los Angeles, CA A loving brother, killed by a hit and run driver on December 2, 2008. Memorial service to be held January 3, 2009 in Sugar Hill, Ga. Preceded in death by his parents, he is survived by 2 brothers, 4 sisters, their families and countless friends. Please donate to a Homeless Shelter in his name. Peace and forgiveness be with us all. Originally published December 31, 2008.
Obituaries: Monroe Area (LA)
Date: December 31, 2008




 
 
Note: There are four photos of the pathway that William constructed alone, with only his hands and a 2x4.
 
Burial:
Unknown
Specifically: Sugar Hill, Georgia
 
Created by: SaMo History
Record added: Dec 05, 2008
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William Russell Baldwin
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William Russell Baldwin
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William Russell Baldwin
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