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Fastblack



The funeral for Carl Miller, aka Fastblack, is being held at 11 a.m. Thurs. Nov. 16 at the King's Tears Funeral home. The viewing of the body will begin at 1 p.m. the previous day (Wednesday).

Post-funeral, friends and family are welcome at the Longbranch.

King's Tears Funeral Home is at 1300 E. 12th St. (the NE corner of 12th and Bernard; about 4 blocks from the Longbranch Inn).

Check out LBI's Myspace for benefit show info...

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Any of you who work in Downtown Austin or hang at the Longbranch Inn knew Carl. He was a friendly, old Black man who always wore a black cowboy hat, had a soft yet gravelly voice and would always shake your hand. This guy never did anything wrong to anyone. I can't believe he was murdered. If you know ANYTHING about this, please call APD at the number listed below.

Nov 11, 2006 12:40 pm US/Central
Man Found At Bus Stop Wednesday Dies

(CBS 42) AUSTIN Carl Westly Miller, 66, was taken from a bus stop at 1700 E. 12th Street to Brackenridge Hospital with life threatening injuries at 7 a.m. on Nov. 8. Authorities confirmed he died of injuries sustained in an apparent attack after several days in the hospital.

Police are asking for the public’s help to determine how Miller sustained his injuries. They are asking anyone who may have seen or heard something between 8 p.m. Nov. 7 and 7 a.m. Nov. 8, near the area of 12th Street and Chicon, to call them at 472-8477.

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zop
Nov. 14th, 2006 11:31 pm (UTC)
ugh thats sickening :( that someone would do that.
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