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  • Tags: 2000s

An article from the Fayetteville Observer announcing the closure of Alma Farris' Farris Department Store upon her retirement at the age of 90. The second part of the article is not included. This clipping includes a photograph of Alma in her store…
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A birthday letter from the Diocese of Raleigh written to Alma Farris on the occasion of her 90th birthday. The letter includes a prayer and an acknowledgement of Alma's contributions to the Our Lady of the Snows church in Elizabethtown.
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An article published in The Bladen Journal announcing the retirement of Alma Parker Farris and the closing of the Farris Department Store. The article contains a photograph of Alma and a description of her impact on Elizabethtown.
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The eulogy given by Edward W. Najam, Jr., the son of Agnes Parker Najam and Edward W. Najam, following his father's death. Edward Najam, Jr., describes his father's character, faith, and keen intellect, as well as the loving relationships that he had…
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The obituary for Edward W. Najam, published on May 10, 2005, in the Herland-Times of Bloomington, Indiana. Najam was the husband of Agnes Pakrer Najam.
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The obituary for Magdalen Parker Mileski, written and published after her death on May 11, 2007.
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A newspaper article published after the 2007 death of Magdalen Parker Mileski. The piece is a remembrance of her many years of teaching and the influence she had on her former students as a demanding, yet kind, high school English teacher. The…
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The five El-Khouri sisters take a photo sitting in a row in a pew (Folder 2-12).
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Marsha and Tony El-Khouri pose for a photograph at a Lebanese beach (Folder 2-11).
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An article in the Andrews Journal about the 50th anniversary of Rose and Joseph El-Khouri and the history of the couple. (Folder 12-7)
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August 2005 edition of "The Maronite Write," a Maronite periodical. (Folder 11-14)
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A photograph of Marsha El-Khouri Shiver with her husband Claude and two children, Michael and Thomas, taken on Thanksgiving, 2009.
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An obituary for William Jabaley (December 12, 1919-July 11, 2009), brother-in-law of Rose Isaac El-Khouri.
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The obituary for Joseph Isaac, brother of Rose Isaac El-Khouri, who passed away on August 23, 2004.
El-Khouri_Joseph Isaac Obit 2004_printed 2014_ocr_wm.pdf

An article in St. Sharbels Light, newsletter of the St. Sharbel Maronite Catholic Mission of Raleigh, North Carolina, about Joseph El-Khouri's reception of the Mother Teresa Memorial Award.
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A photograph of Joseph El-Khouri (center) and Rose El-Khouri (right) on the occasion of Joseph receiving the Mother Teresa Memorial Award.
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A photograph of Joseph El-Khouri (center) and Rose El-Khouri (right) on the occasion of Joseph receiving the Mother Teresa Memorial Award.
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