Fun Fact: Deanash

Deanash Campus - Mississippi Baptist Children's Village

Deanash Campus – Mississippi Baptist Children’s Village

Deanash Campus of the Mississippi Baptist Children’s Village (MBCV) is the former home in the Bond Community of Dizzy Dean and his wife, Patricia Nash Dean.  The Deans moved here following Dizzy’s retirement as a sportscaster in the late 1960s. Bond was the hometown of Patricia Nash Dean. The property was an estate donation to the MBCV. Both Dizzy and Pat Dean are buried in the Bond Cemetery.

Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bond,_Mississippi, http://www.baptistchildrensvillage.com/campus_detail.asp?cid=11, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=14395959