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.
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.