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CBZ40: A Moment Of Silence For Pops…

Discussion in 'CZ Announcement Zone' started by MichaelWinicki, Sep 10, 2009.

  1. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    At 12:59PM EST, on Sunday September 13th, we will observe a moment of silence for CBZ40— most of you knew him as “Pops”.

    For one minute the only thread available to those visiting the Cowboy Zone, will be this one.

    This would have been Weldon’s 50th year as a fan of the Dallas Cowboys.

    And while it might be cliché to call him a good family man and a loyal friend— the fact is he was.

    In honor of Pops, the moderators and administrators of this forum have purchased a paver that reads:

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    MORNING POPS!
    COWBOYSZONE WILL
    MISS YOU CBZ40!
    WELDON PARKHILL​

    The paver will help ensure that the memory of Weldon Parkhill will extend for many years to come.

    A replica of the paver will be hand delivered to the family of “Pops” Weldon, thereby letting them know that CBZ’s other “family” will miss him also.
     
  2. Rampage

    Rampage Benched

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    happy football season, pops! we know you're watching
     
  3. DallasEast

    DallasEast Cowboys 24/7/365 Staff Member

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  4. Juke99

    Juke99 ...Abbey someone

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    Thank you Michael.

    Thank you Santiago.
     
  5. zrinkill

    zrinkill Diamond surrounded by trash

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    Thank you Pops!
     
  6. casmith07

    casmith07 Attorney-at-Zone

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    Didn't really know you, but something tells me you were a great man, Pops.

    Rest in Peace!
     
  7. JonJon

    JonJon Injured Reserve

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    That is very nice of the staff. I hope someone will be able to get a picture of the paver for us that probably won't get a chance to go there anytime soon.
     
  8. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    The paver will be installed before the 2010 season. We'll make sure to let everyone know where it is.
     
  9. jumanji

    jumanji Member

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    great honor...nice of you guys
     
  10. LeonDixson

    LeonDixson Illegitimi non carborundum

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    Very classy. I wish we all could have got a chance to contribute.
     
  11. Clove

    Clove Shrinkage Zone Supporter

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    In honor of pops, no more play by play. Just not right without him.
     
  12. CowboyMcCoy

    CowboyMcCoy Business is a Boomin

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    It was an honor to know him.
     
  13. vlad

    vlad Well-Known Member

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    I never knew him, but I know how much he contributed to buildling a community. Thank you for helping form such a great place.
     
  14. THUMPER

    THUMPER Papa

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    That's an awesome tribute guys. Thanks for doing it, Pops deserved it.
     
  15. Hostile

    Hostile The Duke

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    We've asked people to help with other pavers. We felt this one needed to be paid for by the staff, but it is from all of you. Make no mistake about it, it is from all of you to the Parkhill family in honor of Pops.
     
  16. silverbear

    silverbear Semi-Official Loose Cannon

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    Well, all right... that seems like an eminently fitting tribute...
     
  17. sbuscha

    sbuscha king****

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    Very class Cowboys Zone!!! I am proud to be a member here. You never cease to touch my heart...
     
  18. ThreeSportStar80

    ThreeSportStar80 Benched

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    What a great gesture, way to keep it classy folks!
     
  19. DallasFanSince86

    DallasFanSince86 Pessimism Sucks

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    A great way to honor a great person.
     
  20. Wulfman

    Wulfman Unofficial GM

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    From one old timer to another, Pops, you will be sorely missed!

    God bless your family, and we know that you'll be looking down with Him through the roof for that first home game.
     

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