Month: March 2016

Aaron Keith Furr, 1932-2016

Dr. Aaron Keith Furr, 84, of Brooksville, Florida passed away on Thursday, March 31, 2016. Born in Rowan County, NC on March 5, 1932, he was a longtime resident of Blacksburg, VA before retiring to Florida. He was the son of Carl Albert Furr…

Farewell, Dad

My father, Keith Furr, is, to put it bluntly, dying. He has been suffering from pretty severe dementia for several months now, not recognizing anyone and not really knowing where he was, and showing no signs of improvement. However, in recent days he took…

The one (and only) thing I know about college basketball

I grant you that the following blathering would have counted for more if I’d said it on Thursday or Friday, but I never got around to it until now. I filled out five NCAA men’s basketball brackets this week, mostly because I’d taken part…

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