In Memoriam (12)
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It is with a heavy heart that I relay the news of the passing of our founder, Woody Baldwin. Woody passed away quietly on the evening of Thursday, April 21 in Austin, Texas. He had been in declining health for some months. He had recently celebrated his 96th birthday.
It is with a heavy heart that I tell you that one of our past board members, Tom Hendricks, passed away at 7:00 PM on Saturday, December 26, 2015. Over the years, Tom worked to assist many boards and served as a member-at-large from 2009 to 2013. I worked with Tom and his partner, Harrison, at the start-up of the Charlotte chapter. Tom was 73 years old.
Dr. , 63, passed away on September 16, 2015.
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After an extended illness in South Carolina hospitals, Dr. , 63, passed away on September 16, 2015. Dr. received his PHD, Doctorate of Music and Arts from the University of Maryland in Piano and Organ Performance. Dr. is known and highly regarded both as a soloist and a chamber musician with performances throughout North America, South America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa, including Performing Arts Series, Saint Martin in the Fields, London, England, East Garden Court Series, National Art Gallery, Atelier Series, American Church in Paris and Gibbes Art Gallery Art Series of Charleston, SC, with special invitation at St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican. He served as Professor of Music at Coastal Carolina Music in Conway, SC for 17 years with retirement in May 2014. Prior to teaching at Coastal Carolina, he was director of Pastoral Music at Villanova University, Villanova, PA, as well as teaching at Converse and Columbia College in SC.
On Saturday, August 22, 2015 of Washington, DC. He is survived by his brother, Lloyd Cox, Sr.; nephews, Dr. Lloyd Cox, II and John Cox; his honorary grandson, Mukunta Mazimba; and other relatives and friends. He was an accomplished author, political blogger, mentor, organizer and an avid comedian. No formal services will be held at his request. Memorial donations to his favorite charity Save the Children, 501 Kings Hwy. East, Fairfield, CT 06825 or online at savethechildren.org. Interment private. Services entrusted to RALPH WILLIAMS II FUNERAL SERVICE, (301) 262-2387.