Martha “Pat” Parker Brooks

Martha Parker Brooks of Trail, died,  August 4 of cancer, at home surrounded by her family.She was born on March 28th, 1927 in New York City, NY, the daughter of Cola Godden Parker and Martha Fraser Parker.  She graduated from George School and attended Smith College. Pat has always been active in the community, having…

Candidates for board seats in May 17 election

Following is a list of candidates who have filed to fill various board of director positions in the May 17 election. Rogue Community College- Northeast Jackson County- 4 yr. term,  Pat Ashley, Eagle Point. Southern Oregon Education Service District to represent School Districts 9, 59 and 91: Lynn Corwin and Doug McKinley for the 4…

John R. Farnsworth

John R. Farnsworth, of White City, died Sept. 7, 2010, following a long-hard fight with cancer. Mr. Farnsworth was born in 1930. He loved fishing and auto racing. Mr. Farnsworth is survived by his wife of 33 years, Debbie; a son, Nick; daughter, Laura; mother, Betty; and sisters, Pat and Deb. He is now in…

Shady Cove has several Citizens of the Year

{gallery}/01_26_10/sccit{/gallery}Mayors reap a lot of glory. There are the ribbon cuttings, honoring students of the month and attending social functions as the face of the city. But many times people forget that along with the fun comes responsibility and difficult decisions to make. Just ask Shady Cove Mayor, Ron Holthusen, who in his first year…

Patricia R. Cheyne

Patricia Ruth (Plass) Cheyne, 81, of Prospect,  died at her home August 21, 2009 with her family surrounding her.  Patricia (Pat) was born in Portland, Oregon September 24, 1927 to LeRoy A. and Margurete R. Plass where they later moved to Klamath Falls, in 1935.  Pat graduated from Klamath Union High School in 1946 and…

Lucille (Pat) Claytor

Lucille (Pat) Claytor died April 13, 2008 at Providence Medford Medical Center.      A memorial service will be held at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 56 Williams Lane, Shady Cove on Saturday, May 10 with Rosary at 9:30 a.m. and Mass at 10 a.m. That will be followed by at potluck at the church…

Pat Jacobson become EP city council member

Pat Jacobson Pat Jacobson was sworn in as the newest member of the Eagle Point City Council.  The position became available when Russ Groves resigned because he was moving out of town.  Jacobson is a long-time Eagle Point resident and an active community member. She is President- Elect of the Eagle Point Chamber of Commerce…

Kathy Patton

Kathy Patton, 82, died Nov. 10, 2007 at the Rogue Valley Manor Health Center in Medford.      She was born Kathryn Gedie Ball on April 12, 1925 in Lubbock, Texas.     At age 18, she purchased, with the help of her father, a café in Lubbock, Texas. In 1951, she married the love of…