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News from Middle Tennessee's Jewish Community | Monday, Feb. 26, 2024
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Obituaries August 2023

Condolences to the family of Yetta Ruth Goldfine Cohen, who died on July 4 in Jackson, Tenn. She is predeceased by her husband, Larry Cohen andis survived by her daughter, Janet Sue (Susie) (Glenn) Smithand sister, Sandi Gordon. 


Condolences to the family of Sylvan Ralph Gordon, who died on June 30. He is survived by his wife, Phyllis Gordon, and sons, Rusty Gordon and Brad Gordon. 

Donations may be made in Ralphs memory toCongregation Micah or Alive Hospice. 


Condolences to the family of Joan Schwartz Harshman, who died on July 1. She was the mother ofAmy Harshman Green (Don), Dr. David Harshman (Carol), and Rachel Harshman (Michael Earley);grandmother toAilie Green andBrandon Green,Chelsey Harshman, Lisa Harshman, Sidney Harshman-Earley, Shalva Harshman-Earley, andSimon Harshman-Earley. 

Donations may be made in Joans memory toCongregation Micah or "to something that makes the world a better place." 

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