Barbara Ann Cox of Columbia died Oct. 16, 2013. She was 59.
Betty J. McGee, a member of Northwood Baptist Church, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013. She was 84. She babysat and enjoyed spending time with her family.
Billie "Sue" Barbarick was very active in her church and an avid fan of the Cardinals and Tigers. She died on Friday.
Blanche Argent moved to Ashland, Mo., in 2006 after living in Winfield, Mo. In her youth, she worked in a factory during WWII to support wartime efforts. She later volunteered for the American Red Cross.
Marilyn Russell died at 74 on Thursday in Boone Hospital Center. Russell had an MA from Duke University and taught high school and college in Liberty.
Robert Schattgen, a flower shop manager and member of the Rotary Club of Columbia Northwest, unlocked the Calvary Episcopal Church every Sunday morning.
A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Calvary Episcopal Church, 123 S. Ninth St., with a reception to follow at Historic Senior Hall at Stephens College.
Melanie Beth McMurry of Rocheport died Thursday, Oct. 24. She was 50.
Orville Raymond Davis of Stephens died Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013. He was 88.
Ella Mae Aitkens Bright of Boonville died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013. She was 73.
Lila Adams of Columbia died Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at the Columbia Manor Care Center. She was 82.
Mary Elizabeth Green Logan died Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, of liver failure. She was 45.
Dick Blount of Columbia, a minister who began fighting for equal rights at an early age, died Tuesday after a battle with heart disease. He was 85.
Mrs. Hughes was a physical therapist for 30 years. She enjoyed bowling, cane pole fishing and dancing with her husband.
Bettie Roe of Columbia died Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013. She was 90. She enjoyed spending time with her family, playing bingo and dressing up for Halloween.
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.