Sunday, December 29, 2013

Four At The End of the List of Those Who Passed Away In 2013

Via NPR -

Bum Phillips, fun loving friendly guy, long time coach of the Oillers, spicey in his speech, tough when he needed to be, but loving.  Died this year at 90.

George Mitchel, lawyer, businessman, politician, fracking pioneer died at 94.

Lavonne "Pepper" Paire-Davis, the inspiration for Dottie Hinson, the role played by Geena Davis in "A League of Their Own", died at 88.

Edie Gorme' died at 84. She hung out with cool people, that cobined with being so uncool she was cool, along with her talent, made her cool.  She was Sefardic. She sang emotionally and could get you to feel with her, more than many other singers.


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