Kermit "Mat" Gentry Nations Jr., 67, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. He was an artist, gardener, veteran and caring partner.
She worked at various sororities and fraternities in Columbia as a cook for more than 30 years. She was also a cook for Woodhaven.
Catherine L. Hunt, who was an MU retiree, loved to travel across the country and around the world.
Bynum Wheeler enjoyed acting, target shooting and photography. He was an animal lover and an avid reader.
Mr. Buchanan died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, in Columbia. He was 80.
Carolyn Ruth Blount of Columbia died on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013. She was 83 years old.
Arthur Basey Vanlandingham II attended MU, served in the National Guard and was a former member of the Mid-Missouri Corvette Club.
Mr. Jost spent his life in service by volunteering in many capacities for his church and community.
Loretta Jean Hegstad was a 19-year survivor of breast cancer and actively participated in cancer and Alzheimer's charities.
Nancy Decker Dougherty of Shelter Island, N.Y. died Wednesday, Feb. 6.
Eva May de Chazal used travel and education to expand her knowledge and teach others.
Roger Rickman Jr. of Columbia died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, in Nebraska.
Mrs. Snavely began teaching in a one-room schoolhouse when she had to get to class before her students to light the fire. She died Wednesday at 98.
Services are pending at H.T. May & Son Funeral Home.
Carolyn "Lynn" Whitworth, who lived in Columbia for 50 years, was the secretary to the library director at Stephens College for 18 years.
Known for his tales of life growing up in a small Tennessee town and his grandfather's experiences during the Civil War, Robert Parks was always a storyteller. Parks, of Columbia, died Sunday.
Natalee Adelia Forward was an avid gardener, and grew plants in addition to her work in the church choir and family genealogy research. Forward died Monday, Jan. 28, 2013. She was 82.
Glendia Walker died Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, at University Hospital. She loved joking around and talking with people, even strangers.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Faith Family Fellowship, 710 Missouri 240, Fayette. Services will be held at 1 p.m. at the church.