In Memoriam: Recalling Lives of Note

Pete Newell, 93 -- Hall of Fame basketball coach and innovator who reinvented the way centers played the game. He led Berkeley to the 1959 NCAA championship and the U.S. Olympic team to victory in 1960.

Betty James, 90 -- Co-Founder, Slinky Company.

Clive Barnes, 81 -- Dance and theater critic.

Jim Mattox, 65 -- Congressman from Texas from 1976 to 1982. Known as the "junkyard dog" of Texas politics, he also served as state attorney general.

"We represent the people. I think we represent the grassroots of the average voter, the person that likes someone who will take on the big guys."

Dr. Adrian Kantrowitz, 90 -- Heart transplant pioneer.

THIS WEEK, THE PENTAGON RELEASED THE NAMES OF FIVE SOLDIERS AND MARINES KILLED IN IRAQ

 

Army CWO Donald V Clark, 37, of Memphis, Tenn. 
Army CWO Christian P Humphreys, 28, of Fallon, Nev.
Marine Cpl Aaron M Allen, 24, of Buellton, Calif.
Marine GySgt Marcelo R Velasco, 40, of Miami
Army PVT Charles Yi Barnett, 19, of Bel Air, Md.

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