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Cheryl Clough Jerry Watkins, accepting on behalf of his great grandfather Deacon White, said that his family wanted two things: to see White in the HOF and see the Cubs win the World Series. Now the family is 1-for-2, he said. RIGHT, Anne Vernon, the great grandniece of 2013 inductee Jacob Ruppert, waves to the audience as she walks onstage.