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2008 Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

The most viewed memorials & obituaries in the 2008 Memorial Site.

Bernie Mac blended style, authority and a touch of self-aware bluster to make audiences laugh as well as connect with him. For Mac, who died Saturday at age 50, it was a winning mix, delivering him from a poor childhood to stardom as a standup comedian, in films including the casino heist caper "Ocean's Eleven" and his acclaimed sitcom "The Bernie Mac Show." Though his comedy drew on tough experiences as a black man, he had mainstream appeal — befitting inspiration he found in a wide range...
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WASHINGTON (AP) - Tim Russert, who pointedly but politely questioned hundreds of the powerful and influential as one of America's most prominent U.S television journalists, died of a heart attack Friday in the midst of a presidential campaign he had covered with trademark intensity. Praise poured in from the biggest names in politics, some recalling their own meltdown moments on his hot seat. Russert, 58, was a political operative before he was a journalist. He joined NBC a quarter...
Caylee Anthony Obituary (AP News)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Remains found in the woods...

Hudson Family Obituary (AP News)

CHICAGO - Chicago police say singer and actress...

Madelyn Dunham Obituary (AP News)

HONOLULU (AP) - Barack Obama's grandmother, whose...

Heath Ledger Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) - An autopsy on Heath Ledger was...

Meredith Emerson Obituary (AP News)

Meredith Emerson, a 24-year-old from Georgia, has...

Richard Wright Obituary (AP News)

LONDON (AP) - Richard Wright, a founding member...

Paul Newman Obituary (AP News)

WESTPORT, Conn. (AP) - Paul Newman, the...

Isaac Hayes Obituary (AP News)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Isaac Hayes, the...

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