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'Giant of a man': 'Smokey' John Reaves, founder of Smokey John's Bar-B-Que, dies

"Smokey" John Reaves, the longtime owner and founder of Smokey John's Bar-B-Que & Home Cooking in Dallas, died Saturday morning, according to a statement from his son-in-law, the Rev. Dr. Michael Waters.