John T. Barnes of Wichita, Kan. died Monday, Aug. 25. He was 91 years old.
Dayne William Hathman of Fulton died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. He was 6.
Shirley Jean Johnson of Columbia died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. She was 75.
William "Bill" Carter of Marceline died Wednesday, Aug. 27. He was 56.
Mr. Pauley was retired from carpentry work at Harmon Construction. He enjoyed farming, dancing and playing cards.
Michael James Tufts, a New Bloomfield reserve police officer, died at 25 after more than a year in a coma.
Gwendolyn "Joy" Joyce Alexander died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. She was 71.
She worked at the Mennonite Hospital in Bloomington, Ill., before working at the University of Missouri Medical Center, Christian College and Ellis Fischel Cancer Hospital. She was a member of Northwood Baptist Church in Columbia.
He studied aeronautical engineering at the University of Illinois and served in the U.S. Air Force before working for NASA.
Rebecca East of Columbia died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. She was 55 years old.
Elvy Anna Hartley of Columbia died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. She was 88.
Martha Sue Singleton loved playing cards, antiquing and tinkering around the house. Most of all, she was a loving and caring woman. She died Friday, Aug. 22, 2014. She was 76.
June Wahllel Kingery loved her dogs and horses and loved to go to the mountains. She died Friday, Aug. 22, 2014. She was 82.
Patricia Dale Oberer, 77, of Columbia, passed away August 17, 2014.
Erin "Jellyroll" Johnson enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Vivian Creech Purdy, 94, of Columbia, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 12, 2014.
Ernest Thomas Smerdon was born Jan. 19, 1930. He died Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. He was 84.
Mrs. Baldwin was a lifelong teacher, beginning her career in a one room school and later becoming an elementary art teacher.
Robert R. Hosokawa, formerly of Columbia and more recently of Dallas, died Saturday, July 26. He was 95.