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Arthur Carroll: Presence of Big Carl remains.

Marjorie Joyce: Loss of a son remains "a focal point."

of being with my mother as
she was dying."
Laura's mother was in and
out of the hospital and hospice during the final years
and days. Laura visited
her in Louisiana frequently. "People often do better
with hospice care. I knew
He called me and said we'd
go fishing when he got out. I
didn't know that'd be the last
time we'd talk.

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she could live longer [there],
although it is antithetical. I discovered that with
her in hospice, I could be
a daughter. I was amazed at
how I could step back and
not muscle my way in. I was
afraid I would try to be a
nurse."
Finally, it came down to
dying at home. "That gave
us all a chance to be what
we were to mother," says
Laura. "She was the one perTHEROANOKER.COM


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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The Roanoker - May/June 2016

Roanoker - May 2016
Letters & Notes / Worth a Click
From the Editor
The Streets of Roanoke
The Gist
Events
The Best of Roanoke 2016
The Father's Day Ride
Til Death Do Us . . .
Dancing into Eternity
Roanoke, Henry Street and All That Jazz
Dream Kitchen
Warm Dining Rooms
The Dish
Where Are They Now?
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - Intro
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - Roanoker - May 2016
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - Cover2
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 3
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 4
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 5
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 6
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 7
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - Letters & Notes / Worth a Click
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 9
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - From the Editor
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 11
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - The Streets of Roanoke
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 13
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - The Gist
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The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 21
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - Events
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The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - The Best of Roanoke 2016
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The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - The Father's Day Ride
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The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - Til Death Do Us . . .
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The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 78
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 79
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - Dancing into Eternity
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 81
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - Roanoke, Henry Street and All That Jazz
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The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 85
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - Dream Kitchen
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The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 90
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 91
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - Warm Dining Rooms
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The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 103
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - The Dish
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - Where Are They Now?
The Roanoker - May/June 2016 - 106
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