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Betty Skinner
1944 - 2015

Services for Betty Ann Skinner, 71, of Gilmer, will be held on Monday, March 30, at 2 p.m. at Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home with Reverend Andy Plunk officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park. ...
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Thelia Houser
1929 - 2015

Thelia “T.J.” Jeannette Houser passed away on March 23, 2015 after a long battle with sickness.
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Bethel Alice Hippler
1925 - 2015

Services for Bethel Alice Hippler, 90, of East Mountain, will be held at the Spring Hill Assembly of God on Saturday, March 28, 10 a.m. with Reverend Ronnie Shipman, Reverend Carl London and Revere...
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David Williams
1934 - 2015

David R. (Ray) Williams 3/22/1934-3/22/2015 Ray Williams passed Sunday, March 22, in Englewood, Fla. where he had lived for 53 years.by daughter Theresa Williams Haucke. A gathering of family and f...
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Hattie Davis
1954 - 2015

Funeral services for Hattie Ruth Harper Davis, 60, of Diana will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 28, at Macedonia Apostolic Church with Elder Robert Davis, pastor, officiating. Burial will be at...
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Dr. Berry Neil Marshall
1932 - 2015

Berry Neil Marshall, respected Longview physician, died Friday March 20, 2015 after sudden heart complictions. The family held a private graveside service at Greenwood Cemetery at 10 a.m. Tuesday M...
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Ruby Nell Reed
1926 - 2015
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ARLINGTON -- Ruby Nell Reed, 87, received her wings and flew to her heavenly home on Friday, March 20, 2015. Funeral: 1 p.m. Thursday at Wade Family Funeral Home, 4140 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington...
Phama Lisa Tillery
1959 - 2015
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Cremation arrangements for Phama Lisa Tillery, 55, of Gilmer are under the direction of Croley Funeral Home in Gilmer. Ms. Tillery died Friday, March 20, in Longview. A memorial graveside service w...
Johnny Harvey Arnold
1941 - 2015
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No services are planned for Johnny Harvey Arnold, 73, of Gilmer. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home in Gilmer. Born on December 6, 1941, in Springfield, Ohio...
Barbara Ann Moyer
1926 - 2015
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Services for Barbara Ann Moyer, 88, of Gilmer will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 21, at Sand Hill Church of Christ with David Cotham officiating. Burial will be in the Moyer Family Cemetery un...
Henery Etta Earley
1960 - 2015
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A memorial service for Henery Etta Earley, 54 of Gilmer was held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 19, at Gladewater Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Kenneth Ross officiating. Mrs. Earley died Saturd...
Wilburn Tefteller, Jr.
1935 - 2015
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Graveside services for Wilburn Tefteller, Jr., 79, of Gilmer, were held on Friday, March 20, at 10 a.m. at Kelsey Cemetery with Bishop Dean Fowler officiating. Arrangements were under the direction...
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FILE - This Sunday, July 6, 2014 file photo Dave Chappelle performs at the Essence Festival in New Orleans. Santa Fe police say a man tossed a banana peel at Chappelle during a show, hitting in the comedian in the leg. Police Lt. Andrea Dobyns says 30-year-old Christian Englander of Santa Fe was arrested on suspicion of misdemeanor disorderly conduct and battery after the fruit throw Monday, March 30, 2015 at the Lensic Performing Arts Center in the northern New Mexico city. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert,File)SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A man tossed a banana peel at Dave Chappelle during a standup show, hitting in the comedian in the leg, police in this northern New Mexico city say.


2015-03-31 12:20:53 -0500

This handout image, courtesy of US Department of Justice/US Attorney’s Office – District of Massachusetts, presented to jurors on March 23, 2015 in Boston, shows Dzhokhar Tsarnaev entered as evidence in the Boston Marathon bombing trialLawyers for alleged Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev said Tuesday no more defense witnesses would be called to testify in his trial. "That is all the witnesses that the defense will present," lawyer Tim Watkins informed the court after the testimony of an FBI fingerprint expert called for the defense. Tsarnaev, 21, could face the death penalty if convicted for the April 2013 attacks on the Boston Marathon which left three people dead and wounded 264.


2015-03-31 12:17:34 -0500