Obituaries
Robert T. Barbour
Robert Taylor Barbour, 80, died June 2, 2024.   He was born January 31, 1944 the youngest son of Herbert Roy and Florence Grace (Leonard) Barbour. Robert’s schooling began at Red …
Mrs. Nicole M. Ellzey
Mrs. Nicole Marie (Nikki) Ellzey, 46, died June 9, 2024, in Columbia. She was born June 4, 1978, in St. Charles, a daughter of Terry and Bonnie Barnett. Her husband of 14 years, Mike Ellzey, …
Abram H. Martin
Abram H. Martin, 91, Latham, died Saturday, June 8, 2024, at his home. He was born Aug. 27, 1932, in New Holland, Pa., the son of Abrahm Z. and Anna H. Martin. On Nov. 22, 1955, he married Mabel …
Ruth A. Hunt
Ruth Ann Hunt, 79, Tipton, died Saturday, May 18, 2024, at her home. She was born Sept. 26, 1944, in Tipton, a daughter of Richard and Esther Mann Moore. Her ex-husband, Larry James Hunt, …
Vencil P. Hees
Vencil Paul Hees, 92, California, died Saturday, June 1, 2024, at his home. He was born March 31, 1932, a son of Argo and Margie Kelsay Hees. On Feb. 23, 1963, in California, he married Joyce …
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