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Dottie Paris née Henick passed away on 16 Sep 2009.

Beloved wife of Michael Paris.
Devoted mother of Kim Weinstein Wynn and her husband Harlan, Scott Weinstein, Todd Paris and Joshua Paris. Cherished grandmother of Amanda, Kyle and Jaron.
 
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Richie Adelman passed away on 1 Apr 2012

You can read about Richie's life and musical accomplishments at

http://www.forevermissed.com/richardadelman/lifestory#lifestory

 

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Beth Janet (Shapiro) Barnes

July 18th, 1946 - August 3rd, 1995

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From Ann DEWART CROCKETT on October 29th, 2014
Beth Janet Shapiro died nineteen years ago, August 3, 1995 in Houston,Texas.  At that time she was Vice Provost at Rice University and also University Librarian.  She left her husband Russell Barnes and her daughter, Gabrielle Alexandra Barnes.
I last saw her at the 25th reunion where we gathered with our dear old friends, Roye Miller from London, Flavia Hoefler from Denver and Faith and Boo Loeb from nearby.  What fun times we remembered: riding to Nantasket in her Chevy, cheerleading, singing with the choir at the Boston Pops. Being a great athlete before Title 9, Beth remembered playing basketball and field hockey. We shared avid reading interests but she had taken lots of AP courses-math, english, history which none of the rest of us had pursued. What a unique person she always was.thinking and acting 'outside the box' which led to some hard battles. Beth always was in pursuit of social justice and equal opportunity for all. Long live her passionate spirit!
 

Dana Brann

August 8th, 1946 - November 16th, 1965

Accidental death in South Vietnam

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John Davis

January 7th, 1947 - May 8th, 1967

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Lynda Dreyfuss

December 7th, 1945 - December 9th, 1994

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Joanne Duffy

1946 - -

Accidental death

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From Earl Gashin on June 29th, 2017
You made French class a lot easier.
 

Robert "Woody" Hauer

November 29th, 1946 - September 5th, 1970

Captain USAF - MIA - Khanh Hoa Province, South Vietnam

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Emily Hudis (Wasserman)

August 21st, 1946 - -

Imaginative, funny and crazy. Miss you.

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Phyllis Lyman (Bebchick)

- - September 10th, 2015

My life long friend deeply missed.
 

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Carl Merrick

June 15th, 1945 - May 24th, 2013

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Ralph Nesson

February 27th, 1947 - January 6th, 2020

Kind soul, dear husband, loving father, admiring brother, and steadfast son, Ralph Harry Nesson, age 72, of Fayetteville passed January 6, 2020. Born February 27, 1947 to William T. and Freda Sarah Nesson, he grew up in Brookline, Mass. with two surviving siblings, Carol Nesson and Bob Nesson. After his undergraduate studies at Hobart College, and graduate studies at Boston College, Ralph set off for adventures around the U.S., living in Chicago, San Francisco, and Santa Monica among other places.
While serving as a Volunteer in Service to America (VISTA) in Chicago, Ralph met his future wife, Kathleen Agnes Conway. They moved to California together and had their first child, Chava. Eventually they meandered to Russellville, Arkansas, where they had their second child, Liam. The family soon moved to Fayetteville where Ralph attended graduate school in adult education. There they had their third child, Benerin and raised their family while working and serving the community.
Kathleen practiced midwifery and Ralph became a leader in social work and adult education. He worked for the Economic Opportunity Agency helping underprivileged families in Northwest Arkansas and became the director after many years of service. In 1984, Ralph founded the Washington County Single Parent Scholarship Fund and built into the Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund by 1990. The organization still thrives today and offers $1.5 million in higher education scholarships annually. After retirement in 2013, Ralph continued to serve his community and most recently started the nonprofit, Northwest Arkansas Books for Kids, which creates complete family literacy programs in public schools.
Ralph loved his family and doing what they relished together. With a life well-lived, he was a world-traveler and visited countries as far flung as Spain, France, Ireland, Israel, South Korea, and New Zealand. Ralph was a voracious reader and filled his home bookshelves to overflowing. He found peace and enjoyment when outdoors and sailing on lakes and oceans, hiking and camping. He always sought engaging social activities with Kathleen and their many friends in the NWA community and beyond. He strived to help people endlessly, with his family, work and personal life. He will be dearly missed by family, friends and those whose lives he touched so generously.
Ralph is survived by his wife Kathleen Conway; daughter, Chava Boyett and husband Kenny, and their children Tate and Jett of Fayetteville; son, Liam Nesson and wife Jessica Andrews, and their children, Chloe and Eleanor of Hilo, Hawaii; and son Benerin Nesson and wife Angie Jae of Truckee, Calif.
If you would like to make a donation in memory of Ralph, please direct gifts to the Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Program (
https://www.aspsf.org/donate) or Northwest Arkansas Books for Kids (https://www.nwabooksforkids.org/).
 

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Chet Weinerman

October 15th, 1946 - November 26th, 1990

Chet was a lawyer, poet, author, and teacher.

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