Bix's obituary

Dateline: Mon 02 Mar 2009

Word is getting out with former Star employees, and some current ones, that Gannett wants the family of former Star photo editor Paul "Bix" Smith to pay for his obit to run in the paper. That's causing some consternation.

Here is what ran in Jonesboro, Ark.

"Paul H.,"Bix' Smith


> JONESBORO, Well-known artist and musician Paul H. "Bix" Smith, 70,

> of Jonesboro died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2009, at his residence of

> natural causes.


> Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by

> Higginbotham Funeral Service in Walnut Ridge."



Comments are closed.


or Register


Syndicate Blog