Guideposts Says Goodbye: Notable Deaths of 2018

by Brett Leveridge

As 2018 comes to a close, we pause to remember some of the inspiring individuals who left us over the past 12 months. There are those whose work made the world a better place, such as civil rights icons Rev. Wyatt Tee Walker and Rosanell Eaton; others who inspired us with their heroic accomplishments (pioneering woman pilot Mary Ellis), and those, such as Aretha Franklin, Jerry Van Dyke, Charlotte Rae, Neil Simon, Roy Clark and others, who entertained us and made us smile.