Obituaries

Chuck Smotherman
B: 1964-04-23
D: 2020-08-31
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Smotherman, Chuck
Dr. L Wayne Quinn
B: 1928-07-20
D: 2020-08-30
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Quinn, Dr. L Wayne
Arlene Naegelin
B: 1947-06-12
D: 2020-08-18
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Naegelin, Arlene
Ann Stewart
B: 1930-05-16
D: 2020-08-09
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Stewart, Ann
Mae Scott
B: 1927-07-04
D: 2020-07-12
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Scott, Mae
Raul Acuna
B: 1958-01-29
D: 2020-06-30
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Acuna, Raul
Jeanne Perez
B: 1956-11-30
D: 2020-06-20
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Perez, Jeanne
Marissa Dearman
B: 1993-12-12
D: 2020-06-19
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Dearman, Marissa
Larry James
B: 1961-10-25
D: 2020-05-30
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James, Larry
Robert Henn
B: 1942-11-27
D: 2020-05-19
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Henn, Robert
Geneva Durham
B: 1938-05-17
D: 2020-04-12
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Durham, Geneva
Lonnie Comstock
B: 1953-07-30
D: 2020-03-28
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Comstock, Lonnie
Mark Pounds
B: 1990-02-26
D: 2020-03-24
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Pounds, Mark
Thomas Gassler
B: 1958-04-19
D: 2020-03-07
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Gassler, Thomas
Robert Smith
D: 2020-02-27
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Smith, Robert
William Alston
B: 1948-09-08
D: 2020-02-23
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Alston, William
Jeff Ashmore
B: 1931-11-28
D: 2020-02-15
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Ashmore, Jeff
Robert Doughty
B: 1947-03-04
D: 2020-02-12
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Doughty, Robert
Charlotte Fowler
B: 1962-07-01
D: 2020-02-09
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Fowler, Charlotte
Gladys Clark
B: 1932-10-25
D: 2020-02-03
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Clark, Gladys
Delbert Sanford
B: 1933-04-21
D: 2020-02-01
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Sanford, Delbert

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