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Ex-teacher, tennis professional Vic Braden dies

...and articles on tennis instruction. He was a licensed psychologist in California."Tennis has lost a treasure," Billie Jean King wrote on Twitter. "he was always on the cutting edge of science in tennis & is an all-time great in our industry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-07/ex-teacher-tennis-professional-vi
Billie Jean King to miss opening ceremony of Sochi Games due to mother's illness

NEW YORK - Billie Jean King will not attend Friday's opening ceremony of the Sochi Olympics in Russia because her mother is ill.King, who was selected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-05/billie-jean-king-miss-op
Betty Moffitt, mother of tennis great Billie Jean King and pitcher Randy Moffitt, dies at 91

NEW YORK - Betty Moffitt, the mother of tennis great Billie Jean King and former major league pitcher Randy Moffitt, died Friday in Prescott, Ariz. She was 91.She died at home with her children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-07/betty-moffitt-mother-ten
WNBA star Becky Hammon to become the first full-time female NBA assistant

...Hammon for eight years. "This one is unique. She's ready for it, she'll do a great job."Even tennis great Billie Jean King weighed in on the hire, congratulating the Spurs for acquiring "a key person based on their qualifications and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-05/wnba-star-becky-hamm
Scott Craven

...Survivors include his mother, Becky Craven of Dearing, GA; father, David Craven of Charleston, SC; sisters, Billie Jean Portwood of Dearing, GA and Pamela Seibert of Marietta, GA; brother, Jason Craven of Tampa, FL; paternal grandmother...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172229651
USTA comes up with honor fit for Billie Jean King

...come a long way, baby. At 12, Billie Jean King was excluded from her first...Arthur Ashe Stadium of the new USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center along...Casals said. "And that's what Billie Jean has meant. She is beyond tennis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/24/oth_93749.shtml
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Billie Jean Jimandnez (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Billie Jean (Stanley) Jimandnez, age 60, went to join God's family in Heaven on May 17, 2011 at Trinity Hospital after an 18 month battle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/obituaries/2011-05-19/billie-jean-jimand142nez-augu
Venus wins Billie Jean King Cup

...job.Venus Williams defeated Kim Clijsters 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 on Monday night at Madison Square Garden to win the Billie Jean King Cup in the BNP Paribas Showdown, a match she lost a year ago to Serena.Venus said she missed having her younger...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-03-02/venus-wins-billie-jean-king-cup
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Billie Jean Mitchell (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Billie Jean Mitchell, 70, wife of Retired Sergeant Major Alfred Mitchell, entered into rest on Tuesday, December 29, 2009, at Eisenhower...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/04/obi_561891.shtml
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Billie Jean Mitchell - (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Billie Jean Mitchell, 70, wife of Retired Sergeant Major Alfred Mitchell, entered into rest on Tuesday, December 29, 2009 at Eisenhower...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/31/obi_561510.shtml
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