(Mickey) and Josephine La Barr, Joan was born November 8, 1925, in New York City. Joan was a graduate of Monticello High School, the University of Tennessee, and Columbia University. She went on to teach Social Studies in New York City until retiring in 1989. (Times Herald-Record)
Services: 10 a.m. Wednesday at James H. Davis Funeral Home & Crematory. Graveside service: 3 p.m. Wednesday at Williams Cemetery, Celina, Tennessee. Visitation: After 9 a.m. Keithley, Edna, 94, died Sunday. Services: 1 p.m. Thursday at Haley-McGinnis and ... (Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer)
Memorial contributions may be made to Make-A- Wish Foundation Of Hudson Valley, The Wish House, 832 South Broadway, Tarrytown, NY 10591 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P. O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148. (Times Herald-Record)
No sad-sack candidate gets out of bed on Election Day deciding what to say in a concession speech. There’s always Harry S. Truman’s miracle of 1948 to inspire a heartfelt prayer for a miracle. But late on election night, when all hope has vanished on a ... (Fairfield Sun Times)
Tennessee; a sister, Alberta Westhoff of St. Paul; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother, Sebastian Kennedy; two sisters, Betty Ann Kennedy and Mary Alice McCormick; two sons, Jim Kennedy and Tony Kennedy; three ... (Parsons Sun)
Over the years I've pondered the meaning of trials and sorrow that my loved ones or I have endured. Some believe there are lessons to learn from hardship. I agree. In many instances we learn compassion, empathy, faith, trust, and humility. Our own choices will often lead to natural consequences that...
I've had a couple of close friends that have lost their mothers in the past few years. We've had many long talks about the loss they feel. What will I do without my cheerleader? Who do I talk to when I struggle with my rebellious child? How can I bring a new child into this world without my mom to s...