Ava Ahmadbeigi and Jeff Bowman

Recorded February 26, 2020 Archived February 26, 2020 38:37 minutes
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Description

New friends Ava Ahmadbeigi (26) and Jeff Bowman (69) talk about Jeff's beloved grandma Murphy, who was the last "pioneer woman" living in a fire lookout at almost 8000 feet tall, who was instrumental in Jeff becoming who he is today, and who encouraged him to be whatever he wanted to be.

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JB describes how his parents met and how they came to Fresno.
JB describes where he lived with his grandma and that he had a very strong connection to her.
JB describes how his grandmother was a pioneer woman and that she never said a contentious word.
JB describes how his grandma walked to vote just before she died because the bus forgot to pick her up.
JB describes how his grandma encouraged him to be whatever he wanted to be.
JB says everyone should have a "Grandma Murphy."
JB talks about what he thinks he grandma would say to him now if she were still alive.

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CMAC