He also played easy-going private investigator Jim Rockford in a series of TV movies. The Oklahoma native, who was born James Scott Bumgarner, earned two Purple Hearts during the Korean War. He made his acting debut on Broadway in 1954 with a non-speaking ... (PacificPalisades Patch)
No, we're not talking about the recently departed Brooks Wheelan, Noël Wells or John Milhiser — it's OK, no one really remembers what they did on the sketch show, either — but Nasim Pedrad, who is leaving after five years to star on former SNL ... (Kirksville Daily Express)
He was 86. Born James Bumgarner in Norman, Oklahoma, Garner joined the Merchant Marines at the end of World War II, when he was 16, and later served in the National Guard and the U.S. Army. He received two Purple Hearts for his Army service during the ... (hamburgreporter.com)
He was born in 1928, the third son of Weldon and Mildred Baumgarner, in Norman, Oklahoma, where his father worked in the upholstery and carpentry business. His mother died when he was five, and with her went any hope of a traditional upbringing. (The Independent)
He wrote the constitution and bylaws for the Oklahoma Quarter Horse Association and the Oklahoma Amateur Quarter Horse Association. He also drafted the format for the AQHA World Championship Show. He revised the AQHA Champion rule in 1968, served on the ... (American Quarter Horse Association)
"Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. From an Irish headstone"- Richard Puz, The Carolinian You've been asked to deliver the Eulogy at your loved ones funeral. Where do you begin? Start with the purpose and definition of a eulogy. A eulogy is a short speec...
"Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles."- Confucius, The Analects When someone you love loses a loved one, your first instinct is to comfort. Follow that instinct. If you are sincere, your heartfelt words and expressions of love are always welcome. There are a few suggestions I woul...