FILE - In a July 6, 2005 file photo, Missouri developer John Q. Hammons announces plans Wednesday, July 6, 2005, at the Chamber of Commerce in Jonesboro, Ark., to build his sixth hotel in Arkansas, in... more 
FILE - In a July 6, 2005 file photo, Missouri developer John Q. Hammons announces plans Wednesday, July 6, 2005, at the Chamber of Commerce in Jonesboro, Ark., to build his sixth hotel in Arkansas, in Jonesboro. Hammons, a prominent hotel developer and southwest Missouri philanthropist, died Sunday, May 26, 2013 at a nursing home in Springfield, Mo., said Sheri Davidson Smith, a spokeswoman for John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts. He was 94.(AP Photo/The Jonesboro Sun, David Stout, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By The Jonesboro Sun, David Stout, File
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