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FRIENDS & FAMILY MOURN THE PASSING OF MINDY McCREADY
Tenn. (February 18, 2013)--
"We Hold Mindy McCready In The Light"
It is with the deepest sadness we say goodbye to an extraordinary and gifted
talent, a daughter, a mother and friend, Miss Mindy McCready.
attention at this time is devoted to the needs and care of Mindy's
Mindy spent much of her life in the public eye, we respectfully request
your consideration and sensitivity to enable friends and family this
time of "quiet."
complement formal family arrangements, preliminary plans are being made
by Mindy's "friends in music" to organize a memorial in Nashville in the
coming days. We will pass along updates and information surrounding
details, as they are officiated by both family and friends.
Monday, February 18 2013, 01:41 PM CST
Haslam's chief deputy Claude Ramsey to retire
June 19, 2013 16:41 GMT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Gov. Bill Haslam says chief deputy Claude Ramsey is retiring at the end of August to spend more time with his family in Chattanooga.
The Republican governor said in a news release on Wednesday that the 70-year-old Ramsey has been integral to his administration on key initiatives that include civil service reform, economic development efforts, workforce development training and improved operation of state government.
Ramsey was elected to the General Assembly in 1972 where he served four years in the House. He was Hamilton County's mayor for 16 years.
His last day on the job is August 31.
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