Selfless love, independence serves as a mother’s legacy

Margaret Mary Jarvis, born in Chicago in 1929, died April 8, 2012. She was 82.

Margaret Mary Walloch Jarvis Aug 31 1929 - April 8 2012 Columbia

Bryan Rankin remembered for generosity, compassion

Bryan Rankin, 17, died early Saturday morning. His family remembers his love of Hollister clothes and how caring he was toward his siblings.

Chong Mi "Anna" Sin a hard worker, devoted mother, golfer

Ruby Howell remembered as a gifted pianist and loving mother

Music was a big part of Mrs. Howell's life. She played for her church and in her living room.

Ruby May (Binder) Howell enjoyed caring for people as a nurse

Chong Mi "Anna" Sin owned Chong's Oriental Market

Chong Mi "Anna" Sin of Columbia died on Saturday, April 7. She was 56 years old.

Columbia ragtime legend Robert Ault dies at 63

Robert Ault of Blackwater died Saturday, April 7, 2012. He was 63.

Activist and world traveler Carolyn Leuthold dies at 79

Dr. John Claude Schuder worked for peace, civil rights

John Claude Schuder, 90, of Columbia, died Saturday, April 7, 2012.

Carolyn Leuthold, 1932 — April 6, 2012, of Columbia

John Claude Schuder, March 2, 1922 — April 7, 2012, of Columbia

Michael D. Blackburn, Dec. 9, 1945 — April 3, 2012, of Columbia

Dr. Michael D. Blackburn's passion for healing spurred by war experiences

Frances Sackman loved tennis, Scrabble

Frances Sackman died Thursday, March 29, 2012. She was 99.

Barber shop owner was awarded Silver Star for service in WWII

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. 

Veteran Anthony James Luciano dies at 74

Chester C. Logan, 97, served at Battle of Bulge

Chester C. Logan, a longtime local barber and World War II veteran, died Friday. He was 97.

Jo Ann Smarr was Boone County native

James "Fireball" Jenkins worked hard, loved to race