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61, Bald Knob, Arkansas
April 23, 1953 - December 20, 2014

Linda "Dianne" Houston

64, Searcy, Arkansas
December 29, 1949 - December 19, 2014

Alleen R. Oberste

87, Little Rock, Arkansas
May 29, 1927 - December 19, 2014

William N. Grigg

88, Benton, Arkansas
January 4, 1926 - December 19, 2014

Joetta B. Hamzy

85, Little Rock, Arkansas
March 16, 1929 - December 19, 2014

Wanda J. Wilfong

75, Little Rock, Arkansas
December 18, 2014

Sally Lenore Davis

75, Bigelow, Arkansas
June 3, 1939 - December 18, 2014

James Milton Sullivan

81, Springfield, Arkansas
October 1, 1933 - December 18, 2014

Margie Wayne McKinney

73, Searcy, Arkansas
August 20, 1941 - December 18, 2014

Dexa Campbell

81, Little Rock, Arkansas
March 24, 1933 - December 18, 2014

Walter Dean Lindsey

64, Jacksonville, Arkansas
April 16, 1950 - December 17, 2014

Bette Ann Moyer

67, Little Rock, Arkansas
August 7, 1947 - December 17, 2014

Cathy Trantham

58, Little Rock, Arkansas
June 13, 1956 - December 17, 2014

Ernest A. Caraway III

71, Searcy, Arkansas
January 11, 1943 - December 17, 2014

Robert Elijah Eubanks

65, Adona, Arkansas
November 2, 1949 - December 17, 2014

George Henry Edward Reeves

72, Benton, Arkansas
July 11, 1942 - December 17, 2014

Vickie Lee Kivell

59, Little Rock, Arkansas
May 10, 1955 - December 16, 2014

Brayden Mark Bohac

4, Bryant, Arkansas
October 23, 2010 - December 16, 2014

Brayden Mark Bohac

4, Bryant, Arkansas
October 23, 2010 - December 16, 2014

Carol Domagalski

Little Rock, Arkansas
December 16, 2014

Dorothy A. Chaney

86, Little Rock, Arkansas
July 20, 1928 - December 16, 2014

Charles Edward Brown

77, Little Rock, Arkansas
September 4, 1937 - December 16, 2014

William Fulton Baxley

93, Benton, Arkansas
February 20, 1921 - December 16, 2014

James Oliver Millsap

83, Morrilton, Arkansas
March 17, 1931 - December 16, 2014

Jo Cravens Deal

84, Bryant, Arkansas
February 17, 1930 - December 16, 2014

Elbert C. Price

77, Little Rock, Arkansas
March 18, 1937 - December 16, 2014

George Adell Hill

89, Searcy, Arkansas
January 9, 1925 - December 15, 2014

Justin Daniel Harrell

33, Sherwood, Arkansas
December 15, 2014

Carolyn Hardie

79, Little Rock, Arkansas
December 15, 2014

Pamela A. Heavner

55, Little Rock, Arkansas
December 9, 1959 - December 15, 2014

Terrie Anita Odegard

Little Rock, Arkansas
December 15, 2014

Ernestine Bradford

89, Little Rock, Arkansas
April 2, 1925 - December 15, 2014

Bobby Joe Gibbons

77, Little Rock, Arkansas
October 16, 1937 - December 15, 2014

Jimmie Allen Estes

77, Jacksonville, Arkansas
October 8, 1937 - December 15, 2014

Robert Bowler

61, Haskell, Arkansas
March 17, 1953 - December 15, 2014

Dermon Burchfield

90, Little Rock, Arkansas
January 18, 1924 - December 15, 2014

Billy R. Fox

56, Little Rock, Arkansas
December 26, 1957 - December 15, 2014

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79, Redfield, Arkansas
July 31, 1935 - December 15, 2014

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Bob Simpson (2014)

Bob Simpson The Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Bob Simpson, a meteorologist who co-developed the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale which estimates potential property damage, has died.Peg Simpson, his daughter, says Bob Simpson died early Friday at his home in Washington. He was 102.Bob Simpson began his career with the U.S. Weather Bureau in 1940. He served as director of the National Hurricane Center and established a tropical weather observatory at Mauna Loa, Hawaii.Simpson and engineer Hebert...

Ernie Terrell, 75 (1939 - 2014)

Ernie Terrell The Associated PressCHICAGO (AP) — Ernie Terrell, whose brief reign as heavyweight champion ended with a punishing loss to Muhammad Ali in a 1967 grudge match, has died. He was 75.The son of Mississippi sharecroppers and long-time Chicago resident worked as fight promoter after his boxing career ended and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2004. Terrell also twice ran unsuccessfully for alderman of his far South Side neighborhood and built a janitorial company that eventually employed 100...

Lowell Steward (2014)

Lowell Steward CHRISTOPHER WEBER, The Associated PressVENTURA, Calif. (AP) — Lowell Steward, a former member of the Tuskegee Airmen who flew nearly 200 missions over Europe during World War II, has died in California. He was 95.His son Lowell Jr. says Steward died Wednesday of natural causes at a hospital in Ventura.After graduating with a business degree from Santa Barbara College in 1941, Steward joined the Army Air Corps and trained at Tuskegee Army Air Field in Alabama.He was shipped to Italy in 1944...

Mandy Rice-Davies, 70 (1944 - 2014)

Mandy Rice-Davies By JILL LAWLESS, The Associated Press LONDON (AP) — Mandy Rice-Davies, a key figure in the "Profumo Affair," a sex-and-politics scandal that rocked Cold War Britain, has died at age 70. Her PR firm, Hackford Jones, said Friday that Rice-Davies died Thursday evening "after a short battle with cancer." Rice-Davies was an 18-year-old model and nightclub dancer in 1963 when her friend Christine Keeler had an affair with War Secretary John Profumo. Keeler had also slept with a Soviet...

Rabbi Harold Schulweis, 89 (1925 - 2014)

Rabbi Harold Schulweis The Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rabbi Harold Schulweis, an influential Conservative synagogue leader and scholar who fostered bold change, has died in Los Angeles at age 89. His death late Wednesday was announced by Rabbi Edward Feinstein, senior rabbi of Valley Beth Shalom, where Schulweis was the spiritual leader for decades. Innovations credited to Schulweis include gathering small groups of families to share religious and family life, a new model for lay-professional...

Dieter E. Grau, 101 (1913 - 2014)

Dieter E. Grau The Associated PressHUNTSVILLE, Alabama (AP) — A member of the German rocket team that helped build America's space program in Alabama has died.An announcement from a funeral home in Huntsville says Dieter E. Grau died Wednesday at age 101.A worker says relatives are still working on the arrangements and further details weren't immediately available.Grau came to the United States after World War II with other German rocket scientists led by Wernher von Braun.Grau moved to Huntsville to work...

Richard C. Hottelet (2014)

Richard C. Hottelet By STEPHEN SINGER, The Associated PressHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Richard C. Hottelet, the last of the original "Murrow's Boys," the pioneering group of wartime journalists hired by CBS radio newsman Edward R. Murrow, has died. He was 97.CBS News spokesman Kevin Tedesco said that Hottelet died early Wednesday morning at his home in Wilton.Hottelet was a foreign correspondent for the United Press in Berlin at the start of World War II — and even spent several months in a Nazi prison — before...

Norman Bridwell, 86 (1928 - 2014)

Norman Bridwell By LEANNE ITALIE, The Associated PressNorman Bridwell, a soft-spoken illustrator whose impromptu story about a girl and her puppy marked the unlikely birth of the supersized franchise Clifford the Big Red Dog, has died at 86.Bridwell, who lived for decades in a house with a bright red door on Martha's Vineyard off Cape Cod in Massachusetts, died Friday at Martha's Vineyard Hospital, where he had been for about three weeks after a fall at home in Edgartown, his wife, Norma, said.He suffered from...

Larry J. Cano (2014)

Larry J. Cano By JOHN ROGERS, The Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Larry J. Cano once said it was not his love of food so much as it was the way he was treated in a Mexican restaurant during a visit to his father's homeland that led him to help popularize Mexican food in the United States. Cano, who been a fighter pilot during World War II, paid a visit to Mexico City with a military buddy soon after the war. There, the pair were "treated like kings" wherever they went in uniform, including to a...

Robert Taylor (2014)

 Robert Taylor Robert Taylor, who served as the animator on Fritz the Cat, the first X-rated cartoon, and then directed and co-wrote its sequel, has died. He was 70. Taylor died Dec. 11 in Woodland Hills of complications from the lung disease COPD, his daughter-in-law, Sarah Kuchelmeister Taylor, an executive with Paramount Home Media Distribution, told The Hollywood Reporter. More information will be provided as it becomes available.

David Garth (2014)

David Garth By KILEY ARMSTONG and JONATHAN LEMIRE, The Associated PressNEW YORK (AP) — Powerful political adviser David Garth, who spearheaded the creation of the modern political TV commercial and helped elect governors, senators and mayors, has died at age 84.He died Monday at his home in Manhattan after a long illness, said longtime colleague George Arzt, who served as former Mayor Ed Koch's press secretary.Garth never held office but was instrumental in shaping New York's government and political...

Sy Berger (2014)

Sy Berger By BERNARD CONDON, The Associated PressNEW YORK (AP) — The father of the modern baseball trading card who designed the famed Topps versions in the 1950s has died. Sy Berger was 91.His daughter, Maxine Berger-Bienstock, says Berger died of natural causes Sunday in Rockville Centre, New York.Using a pair of scissors and cardboard at his kitchen table in Brooklyn, Berger played around with ideas for trading cards until he struck upon a design that endured for decades: a card with team logos and...

Fred "Fuzzy" Thurston, 80 (1933 - 2014)

Fred "Fuzzy" Thurston The Associated PressGREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Former Packers guard Fuzzy Thurston, a member of the great Green Bay teams of the 1960s, has died. He was 80.The team confirmed Sunday that Thurston died after several years of health issues.Born Fred Thurston, he was best known for his blocking on the Packers' famed power sweep. He helped Green Bay win five NFL championships. He also won a title with Baltimore in 1958.Despite weighing less than 250 pounds, Thurston was a powerful force for the...

Lester Brodeur, 75 (1939 - 2014)

Lester Brodeur Talented scientist and inventor, Lester Brodeur, dies in Rockwall, TX. He was 75.

Michel du Cille (2014)

Michel du Cille The Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Photojournalist Michel du Cille, a three-time Pulitzer Prize winner who recently captured compelling images of Ebola patients and their caretakers, died in Liberia while on assignment for The Washington Post. He was 58.Executive Editor Martin Baron sent a statement to the newspaper staff informing them of du Cille's death. Baron called du Cille "a beloved colleague and one of the world's most accomplished photographers."The Post (http://wapo.st/1vX29xD )...

Rose Clayton Cochran (2014)

Rose Clayton Cochran By JACK ELLIOTT JR., The Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Rose Clayton Cochran — who became a focal point in the re-election campaign of her husband, Sen. Thad Cochran, when a man was accused of taking bedridden photos of her to use against the Republican — has died. She was 73. She died Friday at a hospice facility in Ridgeland, Mississippi, after a long battle with dementia, the senator's spokesman, Chris Gallegos, said. Daughter Kate Cochran, an associate professor at...

Ralph Giordano, 91 (1923 - 2014)

Ralph Giordano The Associated PressBERLIN (AP) — Ralph Giordano, a German writer and Holocaust survivor who spoke out against anti-Semitism and the far right, and later became a prominent critic of Germany's failure to integrate Muslim immigrants, has died. He was 91.Publisher Kiepenheuer & Witsch said Giordano, known for his autobiographical 1982 novel "The Bertinis" and 22 other books, died Wednesday in Cologne.Born March 20, 1923 in Hamburg, Giordano had a father of Sicilian descent and a German Jewish...

Dollree Mapp (2014)

Dollree Mapp By JESSICA GRESKO, The Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — A woman who won a landmark 1961 Supreme Court case involving police searches and seizures has died.When police wanted to search Dollree Mapp's Ohio home in 1957, she told them to come back with a warrant. Her case ultimately prompted the nation's high court to rule that evidence obtained by illegal searches and seizures could not be used in state court.The case, Mapp v. Ohio, is a staple of law school textbooks and considered a...

John Driggs, 87 (1927 - 2014)

John Driggs The Associated PressPHOENIX (AP) — Former Phoenix Mayor John Driggs, who is credited with helping establish a group of mountain parks in the desert city, has died at the age of 87.Mayor Greg Stanton's office announced Driggs died Thursday at his Phoenix home.Driggs' son, state Sen. Adam Driggs, said on his Facebook page that John Driggs had been suffering from complications related to pancreatitis for more than a year.John Driggs served as mayor from 1970 to 1974 and is credited with helping...

Mary Ann Mobley, 77 (1937 - 2014)

Mary Ann Mobley The Associated PressLOS ANGELES (AP) — A former Miss America who went on to appear in movies with Elvis Presley and make documentary films around the world has died.A spokesman for the University of Mississippi confirmed Mary Ann Mobley Collins died Tuesday in Beverly Hills, California, after a battle with breast cancer. She was 77.Danny Blanton of Ole Miss said Mobley Collins was close friends with a former chancellor of the university. She graduated from Ole Miss in 1958, the same year she...

Stephanie Moseley (2014)

Stephanie Moseley Police are investigating rapper Earl Hayes, VH1 star Stephanie Moseley's deaths in apparent murder-suicide. More information will be posted as it comes available.

Ernest Brace, 83 (1931 - 2014)

Ernest Brace By JEFF BARNARD, The Associated Press GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — Ernest Brace, a civilian who was captured during the Vietnam War while flying supplies for the CIA and who later tapped code through a wall to fellow prisoner John McCain, has died. He was 83. Brace died of a pulmonary embolism on Friday in Klamath Falls, Oregon, where he retired in 1989, his family said. "He never wanted to leave a door unopened," his son, Michael Brace, said. "He just loved adventure." McCain, a...

Ken Weatherwax, 59 (1955 - 2014)

Ken Weatherwax The Associated PressNEW YORK (AP) — Ken Weatherwax, who played the child character Pugsley on "The Addams Family" television series in the 1960s, has died. He was 59.Weatherwax died of a heart attack at his Box Canyon, California, home over the weekend, said Joey D. Vieira, his half brother. Weatherwax's body was found on Sunday.Pugsley, the son of Gomez and Morticia, was a member of the family of macabre oddballs in the television series, which aired on ABC from 1964 to 1966 with its...

Ralph Baer, 92 (1922 - 2014)

Ralph Baer The Associated PressMANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Ralph Baer, a video game pioneer who created both the precursor to "Pong" and the electronic memory game Simon and led the team that developed the first home video game console, has died. He was 92.Baer, a longtime resident of Manchester, died at his home Saturday, the Goodwin Funeral Home in Manchester confirmed Monday.Born in Germany, Baer escaped the Holocaust with his family.He started thinking about what later became the home video game console...

Luke Somers (2014)

Luke Somers By The Associated Press, The Associated PressLuke Somers, an American who was killed during a rescue attempt against his al-Qaida captors in Yemen, had been working as a freelance photographer and editor in that country, and those who knew him say he had "wanderlust" and was drawn to new experiences.Lucy Somers told The Associated Press Saturday that that she learned of her 33-year-old brother's death from FBI agents. He had been kidnapped in September 2013 in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa...