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#21 crazyjim


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Posted 10 May 2013 - 03:37 AM

Our local newspaper reported today that Dean Jeffries passed away yesterday in his sleep.  He was 80 years old.  Dean did a custom paint job on James Dean's Porsche 550 Spyder.  Dean died in wreck less than a month alter.  He also painted many Indy 500 cars, created "Black Beauty" for the 1960s show "The Green Hornet" and built the Monkeemobile in just 10 days.  He also built a moon buggy for the James Bond film "Diamonds are Forever".