In Remembrance-Obituary


 IN REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE WE HAVE LOST IN THIS “DRUG WAR”…

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MICHELLE RAINEY

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Michelle Rainey

“Medicinal Michelle”
June 14, 1971 – October 20, 2010

After a brave fight, Michelle succumbed to cancer on October 20, 2010. Her passion, strength and courage inspired so many people, and she will never be forgotten.

Her husband Jef, is continuing the work, so the Medicinal Cannabis Education Package and Medicinal T-Shirts are still available.

In her honour, a non profit will be established, the Michelle Rainey Foundation: Continuing Crohn’s, Cancer and Cannabis Research.

 

Anita Mayfield with Gatewood Galbraith in 2004

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundAnita Mayfield of Mississippi, ‎Nita T. Delta’s Daughter was with the USMJParty from 2003 until her death in May of 2011.  Shown above with Gatewood Galbraith in 2004.

 

Obituary Louis Gatewood Galbraith (1947 – 2012)

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Louis Gatewood Galbraith was a well-known Lexington lawyer and perennial candidate for Kentucky Governor. He was born in Carlisle, Kentucky to Henry Clay and Dollie Galbraith and was the fourth of seven children. He graduated from University of Kentucky in 1977 and in 1977, earned a law degree from University of Kentucky College of Law.

Galbraith is best known as a perennial candidate for Kentucky Governor. His most recent campaign was in 2011 where he ran as an independent and garnered almost 9 percent of the votes. He was also an advocate for the legalization of cannabis.

Gatewood Galbraith died on January 3, 2012 at the age of 64. He has three daughters.

Published in The Courier-Journal on January 5, 2012

Galbraith, Louis Gatewood

Galbraith, Louis Gatewood, 64, beloved father, grandfather, attorney and civil rights advocate, died peacefully at his home with family on Wednesday, Jan 4, 2012. Born in Carlisle, KY, he was the son of the late Henry Clay and Dollie Eliza Gatewood Galbraith. He was a former Marine, a graduate of the University of Kentucky, and the University of Kentucky College of Law. He was a humanitarian, friend, and author – who worked tirelessly for the people of Kentucky.

He is survived by his three daughters, Summer Galbraith Sears (Kate), Dunedin, New Zealand; Abby Sears Galbraith (Ryan Moldt); and Molly Galbraith, both of Lexington. He is also survived his two grandchildren, Connor Gatewood Moldt and Ella Grace Middleton Sears; his siblings, Don Lynam, Liz Whitehorn (Ken), Edna Hancock (Terrell), Hank Galbraith (Judy), Mike Galbraith (Julie), all of Lexington, Tim Galbraith (LuAnn) of Louisville; his former wife and the mother of his children, Susan C. Sears; his lifelong friend, Kim Eisner; and a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister, Judy G. Lynam.

The visitation for family and very close friends will be held between 4-8 PM on Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at the Crown Plaza Campbell House, in the Colonial Ballroom. Parking is available at the rear of the Crown Plaza Campbell House. There will be a public gathering and a celebration of his extraordinary life — the location, date and time to be announced by his family. Milward-Broadway is in charge of arrangements.

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15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundGatewood Galbraith – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gatewood_Galbraith

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundLamar S. Smith – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lamar_S._Smith

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundEagle Bill Amato – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eagle_Bill

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundRobert Randall – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Randall_%28advocate%29

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundStephen Abrams - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_Abrams

 

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Michelle Rainey - http://www.cannabisculture.com/content/2010/10/21/Medical-Marijuana-Advocate-Michelle-Rainey-Dies-Cancer

 

 

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundPeter McWilliams - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_McWilliams  Also, http://www.petermcwilliams.org/

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15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundRichard James Rawlings – http://usmjparty.org/usmjparty-news/92-fair-use-in-honor-of-richard-james-rawlings-1961-2013.html

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundJack Herer – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Herer

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundTod H. Mikuriya – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tod_H._Mikuriya

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundChef Ra – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chef_Ra

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundTom Crosslin – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_Crosslin
Also,  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rainbow_Farm

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundDonald Fiedler – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_Fiedler

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundJohn Lennon – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Lennon

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundTimothy Leary – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timothy_Leary

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundBob Marley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bob_Marley

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundBrownie Mary – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brownie_Mary

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundJay Cavanaugh – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jay_Cavanaugh

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundStephen Irwin Abrams – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_Abrams

15890419-cannabis-leaf-isolated-on-white-backgroundTod H. Mikuriya – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tod_H._Mikuriya

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Jennifer Friede, aka Jenny Kush – http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/09/04/jenny-kush-dead-dies_n_3865007.html

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Ronnie Lee Smith, aka Roland Duby-
http://kentuckymarijuanaparty.wordpress.com/2014/04/04/death-of-ronnie-lee-smith-aka-roland-duby-surprises-many-activists/

 

 

 

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