UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 9:53am
Yesterday, former Representative Charlie Wilson, of Texas, died at the age of 76.
A Trinity native, Wilson served in Congress for the second district of Texas for more than two decades.
Wilson served as a Navy lieutenant before working in the timber business and serving as a lawmaker in Austin as well.
The movie, 'Charlie Wilson's War', chronicled his life.
A spokeswoman says he died after a heart attack.