Local obituary notices in Nashville, TN
20 hrs ago | via Country Weekly
There was a packed house at Nashville's iconic Ryman Auditorium last night for the 9th annual ACM Honors, which helps shine the spotlight on some of the format's unsung heroes as well as honoring Special Award winners. After a brief moment of silence for industry executive Jeff Walker, who passed away on Aug. 24, host Jake Owen kicked off the show by singing "Feels So Right," a song that the night's Career Achievement Award winner Alabama took to the top of the charts in 1981. Comment?
Yesterday | via NBC29
From: Allen W. Groves, University Dean of Students Sent: Wednesday, September 02, 2015 10:09 AM Subject: Fourth-Year Student Margaret Lowe To the University Community: With a deep sense of grief, I am writing to confirm the death of fourth-year student Margaret Lowe from Nashville, Tenn. Margaret passed away yesterday evening at the UVa Hospital after sustaining a cerebral hemorrhage. Comment?
Yesterday | via Billboard
In the course of an awards show broadcast, not every category can get the time and attention that each merit. With that in mind, the Academy of Country Music makes a trip east to Nashville each September to do just that. Comment?
Monday Aug 31 | via WTVF Nashville
Hefner passed away last Thursday morning after a long illness. The Public viewing will take place Wednesday, September 2, from noon to 4:00 p.m. at the Robert E. Lewis Memorial Chapel on Clarksville Pike in Nashville. Comment?
Friday Aug 28 | via Herald-Citizen
Billy Ray was born Oct. 29, 1933, to Leo and Cecil Phillips in Mayland, Tenn., where he attended Pleasant Hill School. Billy Ray lived and worked in the Monterey/Cookeville area for the Tennessee Central and L&N railroads until 1976, at which time he transferred to Nashville and retired after 37 years of service with CSX Corporation. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 26 | via Oxford Leader
Irene Glowacki formerly of Sterling Heights and Troy was born April 15, 1922 in Nashville, Tennessee to the late William Ann and Maude Pearl Sells. She is survived by two sons, Tom Glowacki and John Rola; six grandchildren, Alan and Susan Glowacki, Colleen Schultz, Douglas Jefferson and Jimmie Watts, and Kelly Watts-Dark; nine great grandchildren, Alec and Taylor Glowacki, Olivia Hill, Elena and Ava Cisckowski, Jarrid and Evan Watts, Ashley Dark and Connor Schultz; preceded in death by her loving husband, Alex Glowacki and one daughter Suzanne Niazy. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 25 | via Dayton Daily News
News Death Notice SHOCK , Phyllis Age 85 of Nashville, TN and formerly of Miamisburg, passed away on Friday, August 21, 2015. She was born on February 1, 1930 to the late, Willard Criswell and Martha Martin. Comment?
Sunday Aug 23 | via The Paducah Sun Online Edition
Howard Davidson Sherrill, 91, of Lone Oak died at 1:04 a.m. Saturday, August, 22, 2015, at Lourdes hospital. Comment?
Saturday Aug 22 | via Wise County Messenger Online
Loyce "MeMaw" Robinson Loyce "MeMaw" Robinson, 94, died Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, in Decatur.Graveside service is 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, at Weinert Cemetery in Weinert with Kerry Clower officiating. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 19 | via Abilene Reflector-Chronicle
Blackwood Legacy, of Nashville, Tenn., brings gospel harmonies to the stage Tuesday evening at Enterprise United Methodist Church. Band members are Johnny Hilton, Hunter Sparkman, Paul Secord and Rick Price. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 18 | via Connecticut Post
This July 1973 photo shows Nashville music producer Bob Johnston. Johnston, who played a key role in landmark recordings of Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash, is being remembered as a maverick who helped bring folk rock to Nashville. Comment?
Sunday Aug 16 | via Big News Network.com
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Sunday Aug 16 | via ETonline
Julian Bond, a civil rights activist who deftly crossed over into popular culture, died Saturday night, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center. He was 75. The Nashville, Tennessee, native was considered a symbol and icon of the 1960s civil rights movement. Comment?
Sunday Aug 16 | via WIOD-AM Miramar
Julian Bond, a civil rights activist and longtime board chairman of the NAACP, died Saturday night, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center. Bond died in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, after a brief illness, the SPLC said in a statement released Sunday Morning. Comment?
Sunday Aug 16 | via WATE-TV Knoxville
Julian Bond, a civil rights activist and longtime board chairman of the NAACP, died Saturday night, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center. He was 75. Bond died in Fort Walton Beach, Fla., after a brief illness, the SPLC said in a statement released Sunday morning. Comment?
Sunday Aug 16 | via The Lakeland Ledger
THELMA B. LAMB, 94 LAKELAND - Thelma B. Lamb, 94, passed away on Wednesday August 12, 2015. She was born in Plant City, FL to James and Addie Bridges, and has been a lifetime resident of the Lakeland area. Comment?
Saturday Aug 15 | via Murfreesboro Post
Mary Etta Austin Skeen, passed away at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital on Friday, August 14, 2015; she was 65 years old. She is survived by her husband of 42 years, Allen Skeen; daughter, Jenny Skeen, and son Kelly Skeen; Grandchildren, Abby, Matthew and Christian Skeen; sisters Beckey Taylor, and Elizabeth Baines; Brothers Joe Austin and Andy Austin. Comment?
Friday Aug 14 | via The Daily Herald
Maria Kay Pothast, 48, of Fort Jennings, formerly of Nashville, passed away peacefully at 1:59 p.m. on Wednesday at her father's residence surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with brain cancer. Maria is also survived by two brothers, Mike Luebrecht of Fort Jennings and Matt Luebrecht of Delphos; three nephews, Luke, Austin, and Seth; one niece, Kaylin Hartsock. Comment?
Friday Aug 14 | via State Journal
Thomas Chester Gormley, Jr. passed from this life Aug. 6 after a tragic car wreck. His legacy lives on through his selfless organ donations and in the hearts and minds of those whom his life has touched. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 12 | via The Baltimore Sun
Mary Dorothy Daue had worked at the old Stewart's department store in Anneslie and then the Hecht Co. in Towson. Comment?
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