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Joe Lara starred in the television series Tarzan: Epic Adventure, and his wife Gwen Shamblin Lara founded the Remnant Fellowship Church.
Smyrna, Tennessee — Continued to search for the bodies of seven people believed to have died in a small jet crash into a lake in Tennessee, including the founder and actor of the local church who played Tarzan in the 1990s television series.
Rutherford County Fire Rescue Team Colonel John Ingle said in a statement on Sunday that restoration work was underway at Percy Priest Lake near Smyrna. He said work is also focused on exploring the 0.5-mile wide debris field on the lake.
County officials identified the victims in a news release late Saturday. Their names were released after the family was notified.
Gwen Chambrin Lara Remnant Fellowship Church In 1999, he wrote a faith-based weight loss book in Brentwood. Her nearly three-year-old husband, known as Joe Lara, was an actor in the television series Tarzan: Epic Adventures.
The Federal Aviation Administration said the Cessna C501 plane was heading from nearby Smirna Rutherford County Airport to Palm Beach International Airport when it crashed on Saturday morning. Authorities do not disclose flight registration information.
Smyrna is located approximately 32 kilometers southeast of Nashville. Percy Priest Lake is a reservoir created by the J. Percy Priest Dam. It is a popular spot for boating and fishing.
“Because the diving team is underwater, we urge private boaters to stay away from public safety boats,” Ingle said.
The National Transportation Safety Board had a chief investigator on site.
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