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State Rep. Avon Honey dies

State Rep. Avon Honey, D-Baton Rouge State Rep. Avon Honey, D-Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Louisiana is mourning the loss of one of its state lawmakers Friday.

State Representative Avon Honey, D-Baton Rouge died overnight after collapsing at his home.

Honey served the people of District 63 in Baton Rouge.

He was elected to the state legislature in Kip Holden's representative seat when Holden was elected as a state senator.

He was 62 years old.

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