They left Ohio in 1936 to live in New York State, until moving to Connecticut, in 1950. Ms Arnold considered Herkimer, N.Y., to be her hometown, since she spent formative years with her childhood friends and attended school there. She always said it was a ... (Newtown Bee)
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 17 in the funeral home. Interment will follow at St. Thomas Cemetery, Fairfield. Memorial donations may be made to Tutwiler Clinic, 205 Alma St., Tutwiler, MS 38963. (Daily Voice Fairfield)
She was 89. The cause was complications of dementia, said the poet David Rigsbee, a friend and former student. Ms. Kizer’s poetry is known for its wit, deep intellectualism and rigorous craftsmanship; its stylistic hallmarks include impeccably calibrated ... (The Boston Globe)
He was 33 years old. Brady passed away at his place of residence in Gulfport, Mississippi on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 of natural causes. Visitation will be at Ourso Funeral Home, Gonzales, Louisiana 5:30-9 p.m. Tuesday, October 14. Visitation will resume ... (Magnolia Reporter)
Gerald Stanley Wilson was born on September 4 1918 in Shelby, Mississippi. When he was a child his family moved first to Memphis and finally to Detroit. Both his parents were musical, and he started piano lessons with his mother at an early age. (Daily Telegraph)
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