Clarence Lee Allen

Clarence Allen, 71, of Butte Falls, died March 18, 2012 at his home. He was born Apr. 22, 1940, in Coquille, Ore. He retired from United Grocers where he worked as a truck driver. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Mr. Allen is survived by a son, Brad (Diane) Allen; daughter, Susan (Craig) Allen Reese; sister…

Ann Damon

Anna Marie Fugit Damon,77, of Eagle Point died Dec. 30, 2011. Anna was born Mar. 25, 1934, in Baker, Ore. to Leo and Karee Fugit. She graduated from LaGrande High School in June of 1952. On June 14, 1952, she married Robert Loren Damon in Pendleton, Ore. They moved to the Rogue Valley in 1956….

Helen Elizabeth Brown

Helen Elizabeth Brown, 86, passed away November 22, 2011, with her family by her side. She was born May 2, 1925, to Lloyd and Elsie Wilson, in the family home in Eagle Point, Ore. Helen lived in the Rogue Valley all but the last six years of her life, and she had many friends and…

Corps proposes fill for Agate vernal pools

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is asking the public to review and comment on a proposed regional general permit authorizing fill material to be placed in vernal pool wetlands or other waters within the Agate Desert region of Jackson County, Ore. Previous versions of the RGP were issued for public review on May 5,…

Donald Ambrose “Pops” Bedell

Feb. 20, 1916-Oct. 20, 2011 Don Bedell, long-time Eagle Point, Ore. resident, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. He was 95. Don was one of six children born to John Hiram and Beatrice Dewhirst Bedell, of Lawrence, Mass. Don was a native of Coppercliff, Ontario, Canada. Later, his family returned to their home,…

Rodney E. Hascall

Our father, brother, uncle,  grandfather and great-grandfather, Rodney E. Hascall, 82, went to be in a better place on Aug. 9, 2011, in Grants Pass. He was formerly of Shady Cove. He was born to Glen and Ruth Hascall on Dec. 11, 1928, in Norfolk, Neb. Rodney was an educator working in small schools in…

Susan C. Dotson

Susan Clark Dotson, of Eagle Point, died July 6, 2011, at home following a long battle with colon cancer. She was born on Dec. 3, 1946, in Portland, Ore. She was a strong and caring woman. She was deeply devoted to her family and friends and will always be remembered for her warm smile, generous…

Charles W. Fordyce, Jr.

Charles W. Fordyce, Jr., 64, of Butte Falls, Ore., died Jan. 25, 2011, at Rogue Valley Medical Center. Arrangements are by Abbey Funeral of Medford.

Mary Frances Deen

Mary F. Deen, 85, of White City, Ore., died Jan. 30, 2011, at her home. Arrangements by Conger-Morris Central Point Chapel.

Margaret Ann Paisley

Margaret A. Paisley, 66, of Trail, Ore., died Jan. 30, 2011, at Rogue Valley Medical Center. Arrangements by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.

Wendell Anthony Merck, Sr.

Wendell Anthony Merck, Sr., 80, of Trail, died Jan. 20, 2011. He was born September 10, 1930, in Campwood, Texas. He was a resident of Trail, Ore., since 1970, where he built his home and raised his family. He enjoyed country western music, golf, poker, barbecues, family gatherings and travelling to Arizona for the winters….