Tag Archives: obituary

Troy remembers a ‘giant’ of the Trojan Nation

December 6, 2019

Funeral services for Dr. Fred Davis are 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10 at Dillard Funeral Home in Troy, with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. A private graveside will follow.

Singing history professor dies

November 8, 2018
By Clif Lusk

A singing, songwriting, history-loving academic has left the Trojan Nation. Dr. Allen Dennis, former chair of history and associate dean of Arts and Sciences, died Monday, Nov. 5 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, Miss. after a lengthy illness.

Dr. Dennis, an Athens, Tenn. native, was the first member of his family to graduate college…

Read More