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Donna Meade Dean to remarry

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VARINA, Va. (WTVR) – After losing her husband two years ago, Donna Meade Dean is now planning to marry her childhood sweetheart.

According to her wedding announcement in Richmond Times-Dispatch, the widow of country music star and sausage mogul Jimmy Dean is planning to tie the knot in August with Jason Franklin Stevens of Mechanicsville.

The pair reconnected at a Highland Springs High School reunion after 40 years apart.

Jimmy Dean died at his Varina home in June 2010. He was made famous by his song “Big Bad John.”