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July 2012 Blog Posts (4)

In Loving Memory of Andy Griffith

                                                           In Loving Memory of Andy Griffith

                                                               June 1st 1926 – July 3rd 2012

First to hear Andy on the turn table at the time

Could Master a one-liner on a dime!

“What it was…Was Football” we all laughed at him saying

Yet making us roll over describing the referee in stripes

As…

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Added by Doc Smith on July 6, 2012 at 12:43pm — No Comments

joe foster

i was sorry to hear about andy's passing, and on the other i'am glad to be i i mayberry community thanks for letting me join you folks

Added by joe marshall foster on July 4, 2012 at 3:51pm — No Comments

Rest in Peace, Mr. Griffith

July 3, 2012

Rest in Peace, Mr. Griffith

written by:  Holly McLeod, PHR

It’s been a long while since we’ve visited Mayberry together and learned a thing or two from Andy and the gang about what it takes to have better relationships, be a little more patient, and yes, even to be a better employer.  While these lessons are important and entertaining, we can’t forget the ones who made these lessons possible.  We’ve lost a few cast…

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Added by Joni Humphreys on July 3, 2012 at 5:37pm — No Comments

Andy of Manteo and Me

News came this morning (July 3) that Andy Griffith, the beloved sheriff of  TV's Mayberry passed away at his home on beautiful Roanoke Island, N.C.

He was 86.

Griffith was best known to the world as Andy Taylor or Ben Matlock on television, or as Larry "Lonesome" Rhodes, the role for which Griffith earned an Oscar nomination in Elia Kazan's "Face in the Crowd."

But when I lived on Roanoke Island, a place where every year-round resident is considered a neighbor, Mr.…

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Added by Paul South on July 3, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments

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