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Daughter of 1800s slave lived to see 21st century, being buried amid Confederate pomp
RALEIGH, N.C. – A funeral is planned in North Carolina for the daughter of a slave who had a complicated relationship with the Confederacy. The Saturday service for 91-year-old Mattie Clyburn Rice is being arranged by a member of the Sons of Confederate ...
Welcome to Baghdad, city of burnt trees and bravado
Four years on, the centre of Baghdad was shut down as a precaution for government officials attending the funeral of an MP – Ahmed al-Khafaji was one of 25 people killed when a car bomb exploded on Tuesday at a checkpoint on the edge of Kadhimiya ...
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Confederate pomp amid burial of slave's daughter
But Rice, who was 91 when she died in September in High Point, devoted her energy to confirming his Confederate service, said Tony Way, an SCV member who is arranging the funeral Saturday ... A paternalistic 1930 obituary for Weary Clyburn said he was ...
Elder David Rodger Stone passes away
Stone and Ethel R. Grant. He and his wife, Rosalie Erekson Stone, are the parents of six children. His funeral was held on Saturday, Oct. 11, in the Aspen 6th Ward meetinghouse in Orem, Utah. firstname.lastname@example.org @marianne_holman
She wears her grief, a moon-soaked white,/ corners the sky into disbelief. The late Agha Shahid Ali began writing his tribute to Begum Akhtar when he returned from her funeral, 40 years ago this month. Last week, on October 7, the 100th anniversary of ...