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Every few years, the Olympic Games return to thrill us with pageantry and drama, intense competition, and moving personal stories. Whether celebrating victory or suffering agonizing defeat, Olympians inspire us with their passion and dedication. This memorial site was created to remember athletes, coaches and others with the Olympic spirit who strived to go "Faster, Higher, Stronger."

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Remembering the life, death and legacy of Olympian Arlene Prescott

Arlene Pugh Prescott, 87, departed this mortal realm peacefully on Sunday, April 25, 2021, after God required her presence with Him. Left to cherish her memories are her three sisters, Gladia Sneed, Margaret Bostic, and Wilma Sanders, her nephews, Marlon Pugh, Keith Pugh, Toby Bostic, Dezryl Sneed, and a niece, Niki Alexander. She also leaves behind many great-nieces, great-nephews, and cousins. Arlene will be remembered as an outstanding athlete, a great teacher, loyal, dedicated...
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