Nettie May Gaskill

March 30, 2010

Nettie May Gaskill, 87, of Sweet Home, formerly of the Roseburg area, passed away Tuesday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

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James Lee Hicks

March 30, 2010

Services for James Hicks will be at 2:00 pm Monday, April 5, 2010 at Sweet Home Evangelical Church. Vault internment will follow at Gilliland Cemetery. A viewing will be held prior to the memorial service, from 10:00 am to noon, on Monday at the chur...

Melvin Miner

March 30, 2010

Melvin Miner, 90, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday night at his home. He was born in Halsey to Atwood and Julia Esther (Sides) Miner. He lived most of his life in Sweet Home. He played high school baseball and was on the boxing team. He married W...

David Leo Miller

March 28, 2010

David Leo Miller, 54, of Brownsville passed away Sunday at his home. He was born in Kalispell, Montana to Leo George and Evelyn Orina (Absalonson) Miller. Before moving to Oregon, David lived in Kalispell and Shelby, Montana, and Paige, Arizona. I...

George Wilber McBride

March 27, 2010

George Wilber McBride, age 101, of Sweet Home passed away Saturday. He was born in Sterling, Colorado to William Morris and Hilda (Elsass) McBride. In 1928, he and his younger brother, Gene, rode box cars to California where George got into constr...

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Daniel "Dan" James Holman

March 25, 2010

Daniel James "Dan" Holman, age 63, of Sweet Home passed away at his home on Thursday. He was born in Washington, D.C. to Cam Daniel and Wilma Jeanette (Grenard) Holman. Dan served in the Marines as a Lance Corporal in the Special Forces from 1965 ...

Burley Gordon Shockey

March 25, 2010

Burley Gordon Shockey, age 88, of Dallas, Oregon and formerly of Sweet Home passed away Thursday. Arrangements are under the direction of Sweet Home Funeral Chapel....

Ewell Hayden Davenport Sr.

March 23, 2010

Ewell Hayden Davenport, Sr., age 97, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday evening. He was born in Asher, Arkansas to Virgle Roscoe and Mary M. "Mollie" (Wheeler) Davenport. Hayden moved from Arkansas to San Antonio, Texas in 1937. He returned to ...

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James K. Bean

March 21, 2010

James K. Bean, age 68, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday, March 21, 2010. He was born in Idaho to Arthur and Elva Bean. James served in the Marines during the Vietnam conflict. He worked as a police officer in Law Enforcement for the State of Ore...

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Walter "Bill" F. Wilcox

March 19, 2010

Walter F. "Bill" Wilcox, age 86, of Sweet Home passed away Friday, March 19, 2010. He was born in Moreland, Kansas to Trace and Edith (Powers) Wilcox. Bill served in the United States Navy. He was discharged in 1947. He met Patricia in Shanghi, C...

Robert L. Melcher

March 18, 2010

Robert L. Melcher, age 40, of Sweet Home died unexpectedly, but peacefully, March 18, 2010 at his home Thursday. He was born in Lebanon to Michael O. and Glenda L. (Harcrow) Melcher. Robbie was self-employed by Melcher Logging. Robbie was a member...

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John Thomas Turner

March 18, 2010

John Thomas Turner passed away at the age of 81 after a short illness. He was born in Alva, Oklahoma to John Thomas and Lola (Lockwood) Turner. His father died when he was a year old. His mother married Fred J. Smith when John was six. John m...

Clifford Marc Leader Sr.

March 16, 2010

Clifford Marc Leader, Sr., age 45, of Sweet Home passed away Tuesday afternoon at his home. He was born in Corvallis to Carmon and Sharon (Hough) Leader. He lived most of his life in Sweet Home and graduated from Sweet Home High School in 1983. C...

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Robert O. Furrow

March 13, 2010

Robert Owen Furrow of Sweet Home died Saturday, March 13, 2010 at an Albany care facility. He was 85. He was born September 13, 1924 in Cloverport, KY, son of Charles and Alberta Pate Furrow. He was raised and educated in Arizona. Robert join...

John E. Seward

March 9, 2010

John E. Seward, age 61, passed away in the family home Tuesday, March 9, 2010. He was born in Eugene, Oregon; the only son of Elwood and Minnie Ruth (Huckins) Seward. John loved the Canyon Creek area above Cascadia, especially hunting, fishing, ca...

Morse W. Hopper

March 3, 2010

Morse William Hopper, age 90, of Cottage Grove passed away Monday. He was born in Pine Island, Minnesota to William Wesley and Verley (Gibson) Hopper. He was a long-time resident of the Sweet Home and Liberty area. He worked for the city of Sweet ...

Charles "Chuck" Livesay

February 24, 2010

Charles "Chuck" Livesay, age 73, of Sweet Home passed away Wednesday morning, February 24, at his home. He was born in Blue Sulphur Springs, West Virginia to Frank Albert and Edith Mary (Bryant) Livesay. In 1964, Chuck moved to Oregon where he met...

Scott Anthony Carroll

February 21, 2010

Scott Anthony Carroll, age 48, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday. He was born in Orange County, California to “Skip” and Janet (Davis) Carroll. Scott was raised in Arizona and California and spent a short time living in Hawaii and Massachusett...

Kember Lynn Smithhart-Hellman

February 19, 2010

Kember Lynn Smithhart-Hellman, age 39, passed away Friday evening. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling services....

John Margaret Staddon

February 18, 2010

Joan Margaret Staddon, age 63, of Sweet Home passed away Thursday, February 18. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling services....

Helen E. McDaniel

February 17, 2010

Helen E. McDaniel, age 98, passed away Wednesday, February 17. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling services....

Percy Leroy Banta

February 16, 2010

Percy “Leroy” Banta, age 92, of Brownsville died Tuesday at a Lebanon care facility. Leroy was born in Crawfordsville, November 14, 1917; one of ten children to Percy Walter and Leona “Etta” (Dalbert) Banta. Leroy grew up in Crawfordsville...

Albert Michael Octubre

February 8, 2010

Albert Michael Octubre, age 61, of Sweet Home passed away early Monday morning at his home. He was born in Waipahu, Hawaii to Alberto and Elizabeth (Benweeden) Octubre. He lived in Oahu, Hawaii and Milwaukie, Gladstone and Oregon City, Oregon b...

Ruth Irene Dohn

February 7, 2010

Ruth Irene Dohn, age 75, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday, February 7, 2010. She was born in San Bernardino, California to Thomas and Deborah Karr. Ruth lived in Redlands, California though high school. She married Gerald H. Dohn and became the wi...

Carol Sue Elliot (Tackitt)

February 7, 2010

Carol “Sue” Elliott, age 67, of Sweet Home passed away Sunday, February 7. She was born in Mills County, Oklahoma to Curtis and Lois (Cornett) Tackitt. She was their fifth child. After moving to Oregon with her family in 1943, she attended Red...