Brooksville Obituaries

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via St. Petersburg Times 

    Venice woman killed in single vehicle crash in Brook...

    A woman from Venice died Tuesday night when she drove into two trees on Soult Road in Hernando County, Florida Highway Patrol troopers reported. Amanda Megan Erin Rimes, 26, was driving a 1997 Ford Explorer on Mondon Hill Road just before 11 p.m. when she veered onto the shoulder, then onto Soult Road, authorities said.

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  • Saturday Feb 21 | via Deseret News 

    Some fear historic cemetery could be damaged by mining

    Alyce Walker, a spry 87, walks around the nearly four-acre plot where her relatives are buried and stops at a towering live oak. "That's where Reverend Abe Tillman was lynched, in 1920," says Walker, the caretaker of the African American Spring Hill Cemetery, located down a rutted dirt road off Fort Dade Avenue in Brooksville.

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  • Tuesday Feb 10 | via The Daily Gazette 

    Vernon H. Schnitzmeyer

    ROCK FALLS – Vernon H. Schnitzmeyer, 96, of Rock Falls, died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, at his daughter's home in Orlando, Florida. Vernon was born Aug. 9, 1918, in Hoffman, the son of Mabel Schnitzmeyer.

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  • Saturday Feb 7 | via WMTX-FM Tampa 

    Four Men Arrested in Slaying of Clearwater Man

    Clearwater police said Friday they have arrested four men in the Jan. 9 fatal armed robbery of an 82-year-old man. At a news conference, police announced the arrests of Gaetano P. Spera, 19, 4133 Dristol Ave.; Jonathan W. Nelson, 18, of Spring Hill; Alex Richardson, 27, of Brooksville; and Excel Lawson, 19, of Brooksville, in the killing of Allen Usher.

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  • Thursday Feb 5 | via Weekly Packet 

    Carolyn Blodgett-a long life steeped in community

    In a 2004 interview with the Castine Patriot, Carolyn Blodgett said she would always call Penobscot home. She also shared what she considered to be the most important details of her life.

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