Maya Leah Nicole Wootton, 33, of Columbia died Feb. 18, 2021. Arrangements are under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home/Columbia.
Types of obituaries
The Missourian publishes two types of obituaries — family obituaries and life stories.
A family obituary is the version submitted by a funeral home or family. Please see the submission form for details on cost and deadlines. Family obituaries
A life story is a closer look at a person's life and involves a reporter contacting family and friends. Life stories are based on newsworthiness and consent of the family. Life stories.
Share with us about those lost to COVID-19
The Missourian wants to honor the lives lost to COVID-19 in our community. If you have lost a loved one to COVID-19 in Boone County, please share about them in this form. Our hope is to be able to publish some brief stories about all of the residents lost to COVID-19.
Family Submitted Obituaries
- Kathy F. Martin, Feb. 25, 1957 — Feb. 21, 2021
- Joe Henke, April 24, 1950 — Feb. 18, 2021
- Jo Ann Thomas, July 8, 1953 — Feb. 19, 2021
- Vicky Battles, March 9, 1953 — Feb. 17, 2021
- Robert Dolliver III, Oct. 15, 1934 — Feb. 13, 2021
- Corey Ellington, May 30, 1970. — Feb. 19, 2021
- James Beckett, April 14, 1936 — Feb. 17, 2021