11 27 2014
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The Wake of Vanport oral history

Marvis Lee Lambert, 70

Marvis Lee Lambert was born in Fountain Hill, Arkansas on September 3, 1938 to the late Marvin Lambert and Everline Jacobs-Lambert, and was reared by his beloved step-father James Thomas Jacobs. He was an avid fisherman and lover of sports. He was brought up in the fear and admonition of God at the Longview Methodist Church. He was educated in the Drew County Public School System in Lacey, Ark. During Marvis' vocational career he was employed by Portland Ship Yard, Ron Tonkin Chevrolet, Crown Zellerbach, and after 30 years of loyal service retired in 1998 from Oregon Steel Mill ...


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Aaron Pruitt, 49

Aaron B. Pruitt died on May 16. He was 49. Aaron was born Dec. 22, 1959 in Birmingham, Ala. to Callie K. Pruitt and Askew Benson. Aaron B. Pruitt, there isn't enough words to explain such a dedicated, loving, successful, remarkable man. He was a hero in many eyes, especially his kids. ...

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Spring Sims, 54

Spring Yvonne Sims died on May 27. She was 54. Spring was born March 29, 1953 to Ora Lee Martin and Frank Sims in Portland. Spring attended Woodlawn Elementary school and Adams High School. She loved to read, study and research the fields of law, medicine and religion. Spring also learned to read and write in the Hebrew language. ...

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Robert 'Baby Joe' Ward, 69

Robert Joe Ward (Baby Joe) died on July 12. He was 69. Robert was born July 23, 1939 in Bryan, Texas to John Aaron Ward and Vallene Rayford-Ward Henry. He was the youngest of six children. He was educated in Bryan, Texas and a member of the U.S. Military where he was stationed in Germany. ...

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Pastor Larry Hutch

My Father's House Ministries

My Father's House Ministries invites you to a special night with Pastor Larry Hutch. On Friday, July 31st at 7pm, at Irvington Covenant Church, 4046 NE Martin Kuther King Jr. Blvd. Corner of NE Shaver and MLK ...


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