Kinston Obituaries

Kinston Obituaries

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  • Jun 5, 2018 | via The Willits News 

    'The Catch's' Dwight Clark dead at 61: 'Such a pure ...

    Dwight Clark, the charismatic 49ers receiver whose fingertips launched an NFL dynasty, died Monday at age 61. Known now and forever for 'The Catch,' Clark waged a public battle against amyotrophic lateral sclerosis over the final 14 months his life. 'I'm heartbroken to tell you that today I lost my best friend and husband,' she wrote.

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  • Jun 4, 2018 | via The Morning Call 

    San Francisco 49ers legend Dwight Clark dies at 61

    Dwight Clark, the receiver with movie-star looks and charisma whose iconic catch launched a San Francisco 49ers NFL dynasty, died Monday, less than two years after revealing he had amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease. He was 61. "I'm heartbroken to tell you that today I lost my best friend and husband," she wrote.

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  • Jun 4, 2018 | via SFGate 

    49er great Dwight Clark dies at 61

    Dwight Clark, the dashing and charismatic wide receiver who played the starring role in The Catch, the most indelible and important play in 49ers' history, died Monday at 61, 15 months after announcing he had amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. "I'm heartbroken to tell you that today I lost my best friend and husband," Kelly Clark said.

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  • Jun 4, 2018 | via Niners Nation 

    Dwight Clark passes away

    "The San Francisco 49ers family has suffered a tremendous loss today with the passing of Dwight Clark. We extend our condolences and prayers to Dwight's wife, Kelly, his family, friends and fans, as we join together to mourn the death of one the most beloved figures in 49ers history.

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  • Jun 4, 2018 | via NBC Chicago 

    49ers Great Dwight Clark Dies After Battle With ALS

    Dwight Clark, who provided the defining moment for the San Francisco 49ers franchise more than three decades ago, died Monday at his home in Montana. He was 61. Terry McSweeney reports.

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  • May 28, 2018 | via Dayton Daily News 

    PHILLIPS, Tom

    PHILLIPS, Tom Pete 86, passed away peacefully in Enon, Ohio surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, May 24, 2018. Tom was born on August 1, 1931 in Kinston, North Carolina.

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