Dr. Maynard E. Anderson was a professor at MU for almost three decades who spent his free time volunteering at Truman Veterans' Hospital. He died Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. He was 84.
Purvis died Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. He was 90.
The former Columbia resident, who died Sunday, roller-skated with her grandchildren all the way through her mid-70s. She also liked mushroom hunting and reading.
Colley, who died Saturday at 92, was also a deacon elder of Mt. Pleasant Christian Church and rode his motorcycle until age 90.
Mrs. Wallace began a campaign to restore the historic chancellor's residence. The historical site became her pride and joy. Mrs. Wallace helped establish the Chancellor's Residence Preservation Society in 1999.
Capi Fefer of Columbia died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2014, at Boone Hospital Center. She was 80.
Mr. Mason took great pride in his family and his Native American heritage. He belonged to the Cherokee tribe of Tahlequah, Okla., and served as a liaison to the community.
Ralph Leiby died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. He was 85.
Gertrude Hester Bryant died Friday, Sept. 12, 2014. She was 94 years old.
Ms. Lane died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. She was 87.
Richard "Jay" Snellen died Thursday, Sept. 11. He was 62 years old.
Ms. Redden died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. She was 54.
Mr. Barnes, who lived in Columbia for most of his life, died Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at 91.
Visitation will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Memorial Funeral Home, 1217 Business Loop 70 W. Service will follow at 3 p.m. at the same location. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery at the same location.
Gerarda Hill, previously of Haarlem, Netherlands, died Saturday, Aug. 30, at home in Columbia. She was 72 years old.
Walter W. Williamson of Columbia died Monday, Sept. 1. He was 91.
Cora L. Jones loved to crochet. The former Ellis Fischel Cancer Center employee died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014.
John Barnes of Wichita, Kan., died Monday, Aug. 25. He was 91 years old.
Shirley Jean Johnson worked at Shelter Insurance for more than 30 years, and she always made church a priority. She died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. She was 75.
Mr. Sievert, of Hartsburg, Ashland and most recently Jefferson City, died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. He was 94.