FOUND DECEASED: Jessie Edward Hollins, 39, Polk County, TX, 7/10/09

We are sad to announce that 39-year old Jessie Edward Hollins, a former Chicago Cubs baseball player, was located deceased on Friday, July 10, 2009 in the Trinity River in Polk County, Texas. Jessie disappeared while fishing on Thursday, July 9, 2009, after he entered the river and never re-surfaced.

We would like to thank all of our volunteers and the other individuals who aided in the recovery of Jessie. Additionally, we ask that you keep the family and friends of Jessie in your prayers during their time of grief. Funeral arrangements will be posted after they have been finalized.