James Matthew Foster died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013. He was 33. Two months ago he won a weight loss competition and was well on his way to becoming a Division 1 basketball referee.
Anna Laura Cannaday of Columbia died the evening of Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, of pancreatic cancer. She was 67.
Ms. Crayton represented the First Ward on the Columbia City Council and was known for her Everyone Eats community dinner.
Anna Laura Cannaday of Columbia died Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, of pancreatic cancer. She was 67.
Dana Louise Coats of Columbia died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013. She was 57.
Carl McClellan of Columbia died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at his home. He was 64.
James Alan Carey died Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, in Harlingen, Texas. He was 54.
David Arthur "Art" Oliver attended the MU School of Law and was involved in several legal and community organizations.
Compassion for her fellow citizens pushed former First Ward Councilwoman Almeta Crayton to accomplish great things for her community. She died Monday.
Lyall Fletcher, a former educator and wrestling coach from New York, died Saturday in Columbia. He was 90.
Robert “Bob” Joseph Twenter, of Columbia, died Oct. 19, 2013. He was 75.
James Matthew Foster died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 in Columbia. He was 33.
Parker Rossman died Friday, Oct. 18, 2013. He was 94.
Nancy M. Hamilton of Columbia died Oct. 10, 2013. She was 83 years old.
Tatiana Kudriavtseva, a prominent English to Russian translator who spent 13 winters in Columbia, died in Moscow on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. She translated the works of authors such as John Updike, Norman Mailer, John Steinbeck and Margaret Mitchell, many of whom she befriended over the course of her decades-long career.
Jewell A. Coats of New Franklin died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. She was 94.
Grant Dixon is survived by his wife, Patricia Dixon; a son, Anthony Dixon; and a daughter, Christina Hearon.
Marion P. Bradford of Columbia died Monday, Oct. 14, 2013. She was 96.
LaVonne Mattson loved spending time with family, participating at St. Andrew's Lutheran Church and volunteering at Grant Elementary School and Hickman High School.
Mr. Evans, who was proud of his 30-year career at MU, enjoyed hunting with his coon dogs and racing horses.