Florence Obituaries

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  • Wednesday Oct 31 | via The News 

    A county says goodbye to a fallen officer

    Among the crowd that lined the highway to pay tribute to Florence Investigator Farrah Turner were college friends and relatives Nichole Dixon and Ameisha Owens. The sign that read Fly Farrah Fly was originally Fight Farrah Fight but changed after she passed away from her injuries.

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  • Wednesday Oct 31 | via FITSNews 

    Matrix: 10/31/2018

    It has been a while since we have done an installment of the Matrix , our catch-all collection of various and sundry news items One reason for the delay? We are currently in the process of erecting a new entity within the South Carolina marketplace of ideas, a portal we believe will work in concert with We conceived of this idea about a year ago, but haven't had the time to devote to it until recently Earlier this month a tragedy in Florence, S.C. befell deputies of the local sheriff's office and officers of the city police department . Two law enforcement officers died as a result of wounds they sustained during an ambush/ shootout involving a heavily armed suspect.

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  • Sunday Oct 28 | via Greenwich Citizen 

    South Carolina mass shooting: Slain deputy mourned

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  • Sunday Oct 28 | via Post and Courier 

    Loss of second officer heightens Florence shooting t...

    Florence County sheriff's investigator Farrah Turner was shot on Oct. 3 while trying to serve a warrant. She died on Monday.

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  • Sunday Oct 28 | via WFTV Orlando 

    South Carolina mass shooting: Slain deputy mourned S...

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  • Sunday Oct 28 | via WFMJ-TV Youngstown 

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    Lemacks is nervous about changing or losing her job because that could mean cutting off her son Joshua fr... . Mourners react during a memorial service for fallen Florence County Sheriff investigator Farrah Turner on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at the Florence Center in Florence, S.C. Turner died from injuries she sustained in the line of d... .

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  • Sunday Oct 28 | via WFMJ-TV Youngstown 

    Iowa, New York home to winning $688M Powerball tickets

    Jodi Smith Lemacks, left, works with her son, Joshua, in their home in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. Lemacks is nervous about changing or losing her job because that could mean cutting off her son Joshua from heart spe... .

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  • Sunday Oct 28 | via News Times 

    Family and colleagues remember SC sheriff deputy's s...

    Registration will allow you to post comments on newstimes.com and create a newstimes.com Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. Florence County Sheriff deputies escort the casket into the Civic Center before the funeral for fallen Florence County Sheriff investigator Farrah Turner on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, in Florence, S.C. Turner died from injuries she sustained in the line of duty Oct. 3, 2018.

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  • Thursday Oct 25 | via WIS-TV Columbia 

    Deputy wounded in Florence shootout comes home

    One of two Florence County Sheriff's deputies shot in the Oct. 3 ambush of seven law enforcement officers is finally home. According to Florence County Sheriff's Maj.

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  • Tuesday Oct 23 | via FOX Carolina 

    2nd police officer dies after South Carolina ambush ...

    A wounded police officer died Monday following 19 days in the hospital and multiple surgeries, after she was ambushed while approaching an upscale South Carolina home to question a man in a child sex assault case. Florence County Sheriff's Investigator Farrah Turner was one of seven officers shot on Oct. 3. A police officer from the city of Florence died that day.

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  • Tuesday Oct 23 | via WFTV Orlando 

    South Carolina police shooting: 2nd officer dies aft...

    A second law enforcement officer has died after an ambush in a Florence, South Carolina, neighborhood earlier this month that left five others wounded. Our hearts go out to the family of Florence County Investigator Farrah Turner, the Florence County Sheriff's Office and the entire Florence County family.

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  • Tuesday Oct 23 | via Post and Courier 

    Second officer dies weeks after Florence ambush shoo...

    Authorities on Oct. 4, 2018, investigate the shooting of seven law enforcement officers, including two who were killed, west of downtown Florence. File/Andrew Whitaker/Staff Ashton Drive in Florence was closed as authorities investigated the shooting of seven South Carolina law enforcement officers.

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  • Oct 12, 2018 | via Camden Chronicle Independent 

    Charles Thomas Horton

    Charles Thomas "Chuck" Horton, 44, of Florence, passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2018, from a battle with brain cancer. Chuck was born a son of Harold Eugene Horton Sr. and the late Bonnie Lee Dixon Horton.

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  • Oct 8, 2018 | via Coalfield.com 

    Charles Russell Large

    Charles Russell Large, 74, of Wise, passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018 in his home with his loving family by his side.

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  • Oct 5, 2018 | via WCNC-TV Charlotte 

    SC officer Terrence Carraway's shooting death all to...

    As people in Florence, South Carolina mourn the loss of Sgt. Terrence Carraway, the tragedy is all too familiar for the Doty family in York County.

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  • Oct 5, 2018 | via WTOC-TV Savannah 

    City of Florence mourning officer lost in - most tra...

    Two of the Florence police officers injured in Wednesday's deadly officer-involved shooting have been released from the hospital, according to Florence city officials. During a Thursday afternoon press conference, Florence Mayor Stephen Wukela confirmed that two of the city's officers had been released after being treated for their wounds.

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  • Oct 4, 2018 | via WAOW 

    Titletown District will include residential, office ...

    Packers president Mark Murphy says the next development phase for the district includes as many as 150 apartments in a five-story building and 70 to 90 townhomes. WLUK-TV reports the development also includes a four- or five-story office building which will accommodate about 400 employees.

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  • Oct 4, 2018 | via WAOW 

    Poll: Young Americans say online bullying a serious ...

    Teens and young adults say cyberbullying is a serious problem for people their age. But most don't think they'll be the ones targeted for digital abuse.

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  • Oct 4, 2018 | via WAOW 

    AG challenger Kaul lays out positions on lawsuits

    Democratic attorney general hopeful Josh Kaul is laying out his position on some hot-button legal issues facing the state Justice Department. Kaul tells the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel he would seal himself off from the DOJ's defense of voter ID laws.

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  • Oct 4, 2018 | via FOX Carolina 

    Bond denied for accused Florence shooter, son facing...

    Four Florence Police Officers were shot Wednesday in Florence, S.C. Sergeant Terrence Carraway passed away on the way to the hospital. Meg Kinnard, a reporter with the Associated Press, tweeted this image Wednesday evening, saying this photo is of Terrance Carraway.

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