"Joye radiated self-contained dignity without passivity," said Robert Logan, a longtime friend and colleague of Ms. Patterson, and former associate dean of the Missouri School of Journalism. "She truly had the ability to care."
Avalene (Hogan) Kruger died Sunday, April 15, 2012, at Apple Ridge Care Center.
Margaret Mary Jarvis, born in Chicago in 1929, died April 8, 2012. She was 82.
Bryan Rankin, 17, died early Saturday morning. His family remembers his love of Hollister clothes and how caring he was toward his siblings.
Music was a big part of Mrs. Howell's life. She played for her church and in her living room.
Chong Mi "Anna" Sin of Columbia died on Saturday, April 7. She was 56 years old.
Robert Ault of Blackwater died Saturday, April 7, 2012. He was 63.
John Claude Schuder, 90, of Columbia, died Saturday, April 7, 2012.
Frances Sackman died Thursday, March 29, 2012. She was 99.
Chester C. Logan died Friday, March 30, 2012. He was 97. Mr. Logan owned West Side Barber Shop, at the intersection of Garth Avenue and West Broadway, for almost 40 years.
Chester C. Logan, a longtime local barber and World War II veteran, died Friday. He was 97.