In memory of those already passed, who inspired or cherished this book: its subjects, its characters, its meaning.

 

Jeffrey Alexander Qualls        Jeffrey Alexander Qualls  
4 September 1974 -
11 July 2009
     
Sherrie Lynn Qualls         Sherrie Lynn Qualls  
8 November 1954 -
3 March 1962
     
Ralph R. Read III, PhD        Dr. Ralph R. Read III   
20 August 1939 -
20 January 1985
     
Bill Harwood   C. William Harwood
14 March 1948 -
26 April 1984

     

Donald J. Schluterman
31 August 1954, murdered 7 May 1987

William S. Durham
26 March 1956 - 13 November 1992

Suzie Mashburn Dixon

Mitzi Lea Green

Tommy Schrader

Jimmy Reichen

Joel Coburn

Lon Weyland

John A. Scarsdale

Sammie Gray

Scott Turner & Jim Hagopian

Steve Eisenberg

the two Rainbow-Bend brothers with their sweet borzoi

and

Molly4.cropped.web          Molly Bear   
1992 - 2002