Columbus Obituaries

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  • Tuesday Dec 16 | via The Charlotte Observer 

    Curtis Sifford went from West Charlotte High to PGA ...

    Charlotte native Curtis Sifford, who followed in the footsteps of his uncle and golf legend Charlie Sifford, died Dec. 5 in Las Vegas. He was 73. Curtis Sifford, who moved to Los Angeles in 1963 after graduating from West Charlotte High in 1959 and serving in the U.S. Army for four years, played 13 years on the PGA Tour starting in 1969.

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  • Tuesday Dec 16 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Ellen M Miller

    She was predeceased by Charles, her husband of 60 years. She is survived by her daughter, Shirley Laliberte of Bangor; her daughter and son-in-law, Wanda and Michael Taylor of Columbus, GA; her son and daughter-in-law, Walter and Ingrid Miller of Bangor; two grandsons and three great granddaughters, Michael Taylor and his wife, Maria, and their daughters, Zoe and Sophia of Seminole, FL; Eric Taylor and his daughter, Aspen of Neptune, FL; two step-grandsons, Michael and John McNally; many nieces and nephews.

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  • Wednesday Dec 10 | via WTVM 

    CMABJ, NAACP's second roundtable on officer-involved...

    The Columbus-Metro Association of Black Journalists hosts a second town-hall/media roundtable on officer-involved killings and media coverage on them Thursday night. The Columbus-Metro Association of Black Journalists hosts a second town-hall/media roundtable on officer-involved killings and media coverage on them Thursday night.

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  • Thursday Dec 4 | via WTVM 

    Civil War Naval Museum hosts a Victorian Christmas

    Back in 2012, 4-year-old Ava Zapata died from severe injuries following a domestic assault. Authorities say the girl suffered injuries to her intestines, causing her organs to shut down.

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  • Wednesday Nov 26 | via Daily Dispatch 

    Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

    Peggy Paynter Hobgood, 80, of 6141 Hobgood Rd. died Wednesday, November 26, 2014. A native of Warren County, she was the daughter of Jasper and Lizzie Paynter and the wife of the late William "Billy" Hobgood.

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  • Saturday Nov 22 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Dekoven, Josephine Dierks "Jo"

    JOSEPHINE DIERKS 'JO' DEKOVEN,93 BARTOW - Josephine DeKoven, 93, originally from Columbus, GA, died in Bartow, FL, on Nov. 17, 2014. She is survived by her husband, Reginald, and her loving family.

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  • Thursday Nov 20 | via WTVM 

    Krispy Kreme celebrates 'Days of the Dozen' Friday

    Today marks Krispy Kreme's "Day of the Dozens" which allows customers to buy one dozen original glazed doughnuts and get another dozen for free. Krispy Kreme only has this deal once a year and it will be happening all day on Friday Dec. 12. from 9 a.m. until midnight.

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  • Nov 3, 2014 | via Alabama Live 

    3-year-old boy dies after being hit by a vehicle in ...

    A 3-year-old boy has died from injuries he sustained when he was struck by a vehicle on Samford Court in Opelika. The boy died Sunday at 5:25 a.m. in the pediatric intensive care unit at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta-Egleston, according to a news release issued by the Lee County Coroner's office.

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