A religious Right- wing Radio Host Who Called Vaccine ‘Government Control’ has died from COVID-19
Jimmy DeYoung Sr. had been admitted to the hospital Aug. 7 with COVID-19 complications, according to his wife Judy, who also contracted the virus. In February.
DeYoung published an interview promoting the conspiracy theories that world governments were using the vaccine to centralize power.
DeYoung’s guest at the time, Sam Rohrer, said that very few people who were infected lost their lives, calling the vaccine only a “purported solution” and “not truly a vaccine.”
Jimmy DeYoung Sr. passed away early Sunday morning, according to his wife Judy.
DeYoung’s wife of 60 years, Judy, posted on Facebook, “God has called a faithful servant home. Dr Jimmy DeYoung passed away early this morning at Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga, TN. Judy, his loving wife and companion in ministry for over 60 years, was by his side until the very end. He is survived by a large family who loved him dearly. We covet your prayers at this time.