Obituaries

Elveta Russell
B: 1934-10-16
D: 2024-05-23
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Russell, Elveta
Carolee Adams
B: 1933-01-24
D: 2024-05-23
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Adams, Carolee
Lonna Hale
B: 1945-11-28
D: 2024-05-22
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Hale, Lonna
Jane Lingo
B: 1939-11-14
D: 2024-05-12
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Lingo, Jane
Dovie Halliburton- Hogan
B: 1933-09-07
D: 2024-05-12
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Halliburton- Hogan, Dovie
Marcus McGovern
B: 1968-01-10
D: 2024-05-04
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McGovern, Marcus
William Hester
B: 1970-01-10
D: 2024-04-30
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Hester, William
Roland Shaul
B: 1934-09-13
D: 2024-04-25
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Shaul, Roland
Betty Cantrell
B: 1924-03-14
D: 2024-04-16
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Cantrell, Betty
Barbara Holder
B: 1938-08-09
D: 2024-04-12
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Holder, Barbara
Charles Patrick McGraw
B: 1942-02-17
D: 2024-04-06
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McGraw, Charles Patrick
Jane Hignight
B: 1926-11-22
D: 2024-03-26
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Hignight, Jane
Lynn Perry
B: 1936-12-12
D: 2024-03-26
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Perry, Lynn
Manuel Diaz
B: 1943-11-29
D: 2024-03-13
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Diaz, Manuel
Margaret Groves
B: 1929-10-26
D: 2024-03-08
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Groves, Margaret
C.H. "Cam" Gillespie, III
B: 1938-08-21
D: 2024-02-24
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Gillespie, III, C.H. "Cam"
William Powers Sr.
B: 1938-08-21
D: 2024-02-24
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Powers Sr., William
Charles Tawwater
B: 1952-05-12
D: 2024-02-23
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Tawwater, Charles
Barbara Holder
B: 1961-01-01
D: 2024-02-23
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Holder, Barbara
Dave Mollenhour
B: 1941-02-01
D: 2024-02-22
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Mollenhour, Dave
Betty Cirkles
B: 1952-01-30
D: 2024-02-19
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Cirkles, Betty

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A memorial service can be held in a church, the funeral home or a community hall, or somewhere of importance to the deceased and family. There is usually music, selected readings, and a eulogy. Memorial services can be further personalized as a celebration-of-life.

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