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Raleigh Visionary Remembered At Memorial Service

Posted March 5, 2004 5:37 a.m. EST

— Friends and family remembered a Raleigh visionary Friday.

J. Willie York died earlier this week after complications from a stroke. His memorial was held Friday in Raleigh.

York left an indelible mark on Raleigh. He created Cameron Village, the first mall in the Southeast, in 1949.