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Senate leader and LGBT ally Martin Nesbitt dies at 67

March 7, 2014 in In Memoriam by Matt Comer

State Sen. Martin Nesbitt, a veteran lawmaker and LGBT community ally, died on Thursday at age 67, ten days after a stomach cancer diagnosis.

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Charleston gay rights leader Tom Chorlton passes away

January 6, 2014 in In Memoriam by Matt Comer

Thomas Patrick Chorlton, an LGBT rights leader, author and professor at the College of Charleston, died on Jan. 5 at the age of 67 from complications associated with leukemia.

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Martin leaves indelible legacy

September 5, 2008 in In Memoriam by David Stout

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — The LGBT community lost an iconic leader and a beloved friend when Del Martin, 87, passed away Aug. 27. Martin and her life partner Phyllis Lyon [...]

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Veteran activist Frank Harr passes away

May 17, 2008 in In Memoriam by QNotes Staff

WILMINGTON — Veteran activist and community leader William Franklin Harr, known to friends as “Frank,” passed away May 8 at the age of 56. Harr leaves behind his life-partner of [...]