Ralph Dobbs, 91, died Tuesday. He was a man dedicated to both learning and teaching. He loved his family and enjoyed "tea time" with friends and volunteering for Honor Flight.
Betty Mae Bundy of Columbia died Thursday at the age of 82. She loved spending time with her family, being outside and watching sports.
Mary Elizabeth (Lister) Snell of Columbia died Sunday, July 20, 2014. She was 62.
Jim Zablow was a family man who enjoyed taking his household on vacations to see Civil War reenactments.
Robert "Bob" Hunt, a lifelong Columbia resident, served in Germany with the U.S. Army and enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson.
Baker is remembered for her unique sense of humor and involvement in many service organizations.
Willie Pearl Elmore Strickland died Friday, July 4, 2014. She was the wife of renowned MU professor Dr. Arvarh E. Strickland.
Adam McElwain was proud of working and interested in all kinds of music. He died Monday, July 7, 2014. He was 35.
Barbara Herlong visited every continent and almost every state, but she left an impression on many of those she encountered in Columbia. Mrs. Herlong of Columbia died Monday, July 7, 2014. She was 79.
Mr. Stone attended Hickman High School, where he was active in theater, choir and baseball.
George Norton of Anabel died Thursday, July 3. He was 75 years old.
He was born Oct. 18, 1972, in Hannibal. Died July 2, 2014, in Columbia.
Tatie Payne founded Tatie Payne Inc. in 1970 and was a well-known Columbia real estate agent.
Rua Jean Graebner of Rocheport died Monday, June 30, 2014. She was 88.
Michael David Fritz, an MU graduate, died Thursday, June 26, 2014, in Indianapolis, Ind. He was 72.
Gloria Niewoehner of Columbia died Wednesday. She was 87.
Rex Bandy was known for his nature paintings and his love of flowers.
The 20-year-old was a tennis player and committed member of his church.
Dorothy Lipscomb of Columbia died Monday, June 23. She was 84.
Danny Ray Griggs enjoyed coaching softball and baseball. He worked for the Columbia Fire Department for 22 years. Mr. Griggs died Saturday at the age of 68.