Known as "Lawn King" to neighbors of his family's cabin at Holiday Acres Lake, Jerry Guy enjoyed the simple pleasures in life — like a neatly-manicured lawn.
Phal Sok died Saturday, March 15, 2014. She was 76.
Juliet Harris of Columbia enjoyed playing bridge, knitting and traveling with her husband. Mrs. Harris died Friday, March 14. She was 86.
Jordan C. Elam of Columbia died Saturday after a car accident on Interstate 70 in Saline County. He was 23.
Frank W. Eth Jr. worked for both Triple S Hauling and APAC KS-MO. He died Sunday at age 65.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Friendship Baptist Church.
Lawrence "Larry" Wasson was a U.S. veteran who enjoyed bowling and attending dances. Mr. Wasson died Monday, March 10. He was 87.
Lillian Ricketts of Hallsville died Monday, March 10, 2014, at home. She was 95.
Jane Myrl Bradbury Russell, formerly of Columbia and more recently of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., died Thursday, March 6. She was 80.
Adelaine Tattersall (Tat) Harding of Columbia died Saturday, March 8. She was 92.
Berndena Alexander was known for her peach pies and apple butter, which she made by hand with fresh fruit from her family's orchard. She enjoyed sleepovers with her great-granddaughters.
Mary Henderson Lewis died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. She was 94.
Tyler Brandon McGee of Columbia died Saturday, March 1, 2014. He was 28.
Richard L. Cook of Boonville died Sunday, March 2. He was 70.
Mary E. Schultz of Mexico, Mo., died Monday, March 3. She was 59.
A Colorado native, Jacquelyn Bilsborrow Straub worked for MU, the Missouri department of education and the U.S. Department of Education before retiring in 2009. Ms. Straub died Sunday, March 2. She was 70.
Lt. Benjamin Rosman died Friday, Feb. 28, 2014. He was 90.
After retiring from two decades of service in the armed forces, Michael Topping Lamb Sr. continued to serve the community as a consoler. Mr. Lamb died Thursday, Feb. 27. He was 73.
Charles Linwood Tomlin of Traverse City, Mich., died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. He was 60. He attended MU and established a studio and music store.
Friends remember her for her strength and humor.