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U.S. Air Force Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

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EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Sherman Hemsley, the actor who made the irascible, bigoted George Jefferson of "The Jeffersons" one of television's most memorable characters and a symbol for urban upward mobility, has died. He was 74. Police in El Paso, Texas, said late Tuesday that Hemsley was found dead at his home on the eastside of the city. A statement from police says no foul play is suspected and that his exact cause of death is pending. The Philadelphia-born Hemsley first played the...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — George Lindsey, who spent nearly 30 years as the grinning Goober on "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Hee Haw," has died. He was 83. A press release from Marshall-Donnelly-Combs Funeral Home in Nashville said Lindsay died early Sunday morning after a brief illness. Funeral arrangements were still being made. Lindsey was the beanie-wearing Goober on "The Andy Griffith Show" from 1964 to 1968 and its successor, "Mayberry RFD," from 1968 to 1971. He played the same...
  On May 19, 1967, Maj. Roy A. Knight, Jr., USAF, was shot down while attacking a target on the Ho Chi Minh Trail in Laos. He was initially listed as Missing in Action until being declared Killed in Action in 1974. During that time, he was promoted to Colonel. Fifty-two years later, in February, 2019, Col. Knight’s remains were recovered and identified by personnel assigned to the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency.   Roy Abner Knight, Jr., was born in Garner,...
William Moody Obituary (AP News)

William Moody, better known to pro wrestling fans...

Earle Lund Obituary (DignityMemorial)

Earle L. Lund, III 60, of Mayflower Drive, Keene,...

James  King Obituary (Batesville)

James Dennis “Denny” King, age 76,...

Richard Martin Obituary (DignityMemorial)

Officer Richard Keith Martin, a four-year veteran...

Jason D.  Nathan Obituary (AP News)

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Art Bell Obituary (AP News)

PAHRUMP, Nev. (AP) — Art Bell, a radio host best...

David Dopkant Obituary (DignityMemorial)

David was born on December 31, 1939 in Gardner,...

Cory Wells Obituary (AP News)

Cory Wells of Three Dog Night -- one of the...

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