Sophie Baker of Columbia died Friday, June 21, 2013. She was 89.
Mireya del Castillo died Monday, June 17, 2013. She was 94.
Darrell E. Foster died Monday, June 17. He was 62.
Maxine Turner Haas, 88, lived in Columbia her entire life and was proud to be a Hickman High School Kewpie.
John M. Nowell III died Thursday, June 6, 2013, at his home in Columbia. He was 62.
Maxine Turner Haas, a lifelong Columbia resident who worked as an administrative assistant for MU, died Monday at age 88.
Frances S. Allen was dedicated to her family and those in need.
Mr. Baurichter bred, groomed and showed cattle in Kentucky, Kansas, Mississippi, Maryland and Wisconsin.
Loren David Baurichter II died Friday, June 14, 2013. He was 57.
Annie Alice Reed, 80, of Columbia died on Friday, June 14, 2013, at University Hospital.
Sue Stringer Coates of Columbia died Friday, June 14, 2013. She was 86.
Eliot Battle was an educator in the Columbia Public Schools from the late 1950s until his retirement in 1991. Columbia's new high school, Muriel Williams Battle High School, was named in honor of his wife, who died in 2003.
Rosemary Chandler began as a nurse's aid but served in several roles, including ward secretary, emergency room technician, paramedic and ambulance driver. In 1978, she transferred to the purchasing department where she retired as senior buyer.
Rosemary Chandler worked for 50 years at Boone Hospital Center. During those years she drove an ambulance, served as a paramedic, an E.M.T. and at her retirement was a senior buyer for the hospital.
After working as a mason at MU for 18 years, Donald Baldridge started his own air conditioning and sheet metal business with the tools he had in his basement.
Visitation will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Funeral Home, and services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Rockford "Rocky" Roberts died Saturday, June 8, 2013, from cancer. He was 57.
Rhonda Kay Hudson of Centralia died Saturday, June 8, 2013. She was 62.
Linda Kathleen Allen, 66, died Friday June 7, 2013. She worked for the Columbia License Office.
Samuel A. Kloeppel, of Columbia, died Thursday, June 6, 2013. He was 18.