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With our deepest sympathy—
Dr. Jerry Stirman dies at home on the McKown family farm in Atoka, Oklahoma The Morning News, May 5, 2005

Please stay tuned as this section develops —

Updated 8/04
Fence approved for Fayetteville family dog
Johnsons' appeal for a variance to the Board of Adjustment won approval August 2, 2004.
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• Here Aubrey is interviewed as part of Roy Reed's oral-history project for the University of Arkansas about working at the Arkansas Gazette.

Photo by Josh Dooley

Aubrey edits copy at work in his office at the Rogers bureau of The Morning News of Northwest Arkansas in March, 2003.

Aubrey has now moved to the news desk at the Springdale office.

• Aubrey's stepmother, Cleo Perry, passed on Nov. 15, 2003. Her obituary is posted here.

• Aubrey's mother, Jimmy Rose Palmer, passed on as a sad ending to '02. Her obituary is posted here.

• Lauren's mother, Arlene DeAno Hawkins, remains sorely missed. After burying her own mother, Adele DeAno, in February '01, Arlene suffered a debilitating stroke in June and passed on September 21, 2001.

Friends and family gather at the Memorial Service held to honor Emily Johnson October 2, 2004 in Rye, New York.

Shepherd-Hawkins New Years '03 greeting

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