A native of Banks County, GA, daughter of the late William Allen and Vera Black Tucker, she was a retired employee of Hilton-Davis Chemical, a member of Taylors First Baptist Church and the Legacy Choir, a member of the Co-Ed Sunday School Class and the D ... (Greer Today)
Well-known Angus farmer and conservationist John Compton MBE has died after a brief illness, aged 89. Mr Compton was equally proud to have been made an honorary member of the Letham Feuars Committee, on retiring as county councillor for Letham. Frustrated ... (The Courier)
His last British appearance was in 2004, again in Edinburgh, albeit as co-librettist, this time, of Al Gran Sole Carico d’Amore. An actors’ dispute about payment for his Czech-language production of The Good Person of Szechwan provoked his retirement ... (The Stage)
Survivors include a daughter, Michele Dodson of Lake Worth, Florida; a son, Kirk Gipson of Peoria, Illinois; two grandchildren, Jennifer Dodson of Denver, Colorado and Christopher Dodson and wife Emily of Seattle, Washington; a great-granddaughter ... (Lake News Online)
Trinity College’s flag today flew at half-mast to mark the passing of fellow Sir John Bradfield last night. Sir John died at Great Gate on the evening of the 13th October after collapsing on his way to a dinner. Ambulances and a police car were later ... (Varsity)
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...
What is considered proper to wear to a funeral or memorial service differs according to local customs and geographic region. But a few general guidelines can help steer you. Mercifully, the old dreary dictate about wearing only black no longer applies - although, when in doubt, it's still generally ...