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Willi Lee | Pearlington, Mississippi

AUGUST 18, 2010: (Left) Willi Lee, 84, sits inside his Pearlington, Miss., home damaged by Hurricane Katrina. Lee says he wants to rebuild and has received the funds to do so, but cannot find a trustworthy builder.

MAY 25, 2006: (Right) Lee, 79, stands inside his home. He attempted to ride out the storm in the house but eventually was washed outside by flooding where he was able to cling to a tree limb for hours until the floodwater subsided. Lee says a poisonous water moccasin snake clung to the limb next to him the entire time. The eye of Hurricane Katrina passed directly over Pearlington, located approximately midway between New Orleans and Biloxi, Miss.

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