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James Ernest Comer
B: 1938-02-28
D: 2017-04-18
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Comer, James Ernest
Wanda Jones
B: 1948-02-15
D: 2017-04-18
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Jones, Wanda
Connie Cooper
B: 1947-04-15
D: 2017-04-14
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Cooper, Connie
Beverly C. Wilson
B: 1937-01-14
D: 2017-04-05
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Wilson, Beverly C.
Betty Ann Keesee
B: 1941-07-27
D: 2017-04-04
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Keesee, Betty Ann
Peggy J. Dick
B: 1940-02-24
D: 2017-03-30
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Dick, Peggy J.
Bernard J. Stierstorfer, Jr.
B: 1927-06-13
D: 2017-03-27
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Stierstorfer, Jr., Bernard J.
Cynthia 'Cindy' Mae Boesl
B: 1954-11-29
D: 2017-03-25
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Boesl, Cynthia 'Cindy' Mae
M. Ann Taylor
B: 1938-12-09
D: 2017-03-24
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Taylor, M. Ann
Thomas E. Berg
B: 1949-04-05
D: 2017-03-24
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Berg, Thomas E.
Joseph 'Joe' W. Baran
B: 1941-02-14
D: 2017-03-22
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Baran, Joseph 'Joe' W.
Richard Austin Pomraning
B: 1941-03-10
D: 2017-03-17
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Pomraning, Richard Austin
Ann Spencer
D: 2017-03-17
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Spencer, Ann
Janet L. Jourdan
B: 1939-09-07
D: 2017-03-16
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Jourdan, Janet L.
Arthur Rockwood Cruys
B: 1927-12-15
D: 2017-03-16
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Cruys, Arthur Rockwood
John A. Owad
D: 2017-03-16
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Owad, John A.
J. Donnell Taylor
B: 1939-04-24
D: 2017-03-10
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Taylor, J. Donnell
Richard Peck Garver, Jr.
B: 1942-06-19
D: 2017-03-09
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Garver, Jr., Richard Peck
Everett L. Sumner, Sr.
B: 1924-03-28
D: 2017-03-07
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Sumner, Sr., Everett L.
George E. Johnson
B: 1944-02-20
D: 2017-03-06
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Johnson, George E.
Jeanne W. Galbreath
B: 1932-06-22
D: 2017-03-04
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Galbreath, Jeanne W.

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