Yes, that’s right, 88 million dollars.
This grand prize went to Jeff Wilson in North Carolina. Wilson received his check the 20th of June 2009. It was Jeffrey Wilson’s father Bill Wilson that had purchased the ticket in Kings Mountain. After taxes the amount shrinks down to 29 million dollars. Other winners in North Carolina includes Jacki Alston of Halifax who won 74 million dollars.
Jeff Wilson worked 15 hours a day as a manager of a car dealership. He has given money to the Holy Angels in Belmont and St. Jude Childrens Research hospital. Jeff Wilson enjoys fishing in his free time.
WIlson’s father bought the winning ticket to his son from the Petro Express on 225 Cleveland Avenue in Kings Mountain.
Note that 11, 22 and 33 were among the winning numbers.