Obituaries

Donald Crayne
B: 1928-12-14
D: 2020-09-17
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Crayne, Donald
Belva Fisher
B: 1954-06-28
D: 2020-09-17
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Fisher, Belva
James Lee
B: 1932-11-28
D: 2020-09-16
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Lee, James
Stephen Krummel
B: 1960-08-05
D: 2020-09-14
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Krummel, Stephen
Richard Smith
B: 1944-11-22
D: 2020-09-01
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Smith, Richard
Ronald Lester
B: 1943-08-12
D: 2020-08-28
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Lester, Ronald
Betty Seward
B: 1935-10-12
D: 2020-08-27
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Seward, Betty
Jimmy Millard
B: 1934-01-11
D: 2020-08-25
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Millard, Jimmy
Sherry LaFave
B: 1961-03-18
D: 2020-08-24
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LaFave, Sherry
Dallas Gonzalez
B: 1972-06-17
D: 2020-08-21
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Gonzalez, Dallas
LaVonne Altendorf
B: 1931-07-24
D: 2020-08-20
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Altendorf, LaVonne
Sharon Carlisle
B: 1944-01-20
D: 2020-08-16
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Carlisle, Sharon
Stephen L. "Steve" Barnett
B: 1948-08-12
D: 2020-08-13
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Barnett, Stephen L. "Steve"
Lendell Reed
B: 1960-07-25
D: 2020-08-13
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Reed, Lendell
Stephen Wallace
B: 1951-05-12
D: 2020-08-11
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Wallace, Stephen
Oscar Morris
B: 1929-11-11
D: 2020-08-09
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Morris, Oscar
Makayla Scott
B: 2015-05-02
D: 2020-08-09
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Scott, Makayla
Charles Moss
B: 1932-06-18
D: 2020-08-03
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Moss, Charles
Dennis Johnston
B: 1939-11-30
D: 2020-08-02
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Johnston, Dennis
Danny Baker
B: 1941-04-15
D: 2020-08-01
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Baker, Danny
Don Hunter
B: 1924-07-29
D: 2020-07-30
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Hunter, Don

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