Obituaries

James William Bortmess

29 January 1946 - 28 December 2017

James William "Jim" Bortmess, Chandler, Oklahoma, resident was born January 29, 1946, in Springfield, Illinois. Jim departed this life on December 28, 2017, at his home in Chandler at the age of 71 years.

Johney Dwight Poore

30 June 1943 - 26 December 2017

Johney (John) Dwight Poore set out upon this world on July 30, 1943 near Winchester, Tennessee, and came home on December 26, 2017 in DeLand, FL with his family by his side.

Gene A. Christman

8 November 1953 - 24 December 2017

Gene A. Christman was born in Los Angeles on November 8, 1953, but spent his early years in the Middle East where his father worked for the Arabian American Oil Company.

Charles Clayton Brumley

28 June 1939 - 22 December 2017

Charles Clayton Brumley passed away on December 22nd, 2017. The memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, January 19th, 2018 at Bayview Fisher-Pou Chapel, 3351 Scenic Hwy, Pensacola, Florida. Charles was born at home on June 28th, 1939, near Bold Springs, OK.

Mary Frances Coury Adams

3 June 1919 - 17 December 2017

Mary F. Coury Adams of Arlington, Va., age 98, passed away peacefully in her sleep at home on December 17, 2017. Mary was born in Lawrence, MA to immigrant Lebanese parents, Assad and Mary Coury.

Betty Darlene Anderson

18 February 1933 - 17 December 2017

Betty Darlene Anderson, of Houston, Texas died peacefully at Houston Hospice on December 17, 2017. She was 84 years old.

John David Hodge, Jr.

2 October 1935 - 15 December 2017

John David Hodge, Jr. was born October 2, 1935 in Mercy Hospital, San Diego, California to Mary Ann (nee Mason) Hodge and John David Hodge, who was then in the United States Navy Fleet in the Pacific. He is predeceased by Mary Ann (10/24/2003) and John (07/04/1999).

Muhammad Latif

9 December 2017

With heavy hearts, the family of Muhammad Latif announces his demise on December 9, 2017, in Lahore, Pakistan. He was buried in Mian Mir Graveyard in the presence of thousands of mourners. He was 90 and left behind a widow, three sons, two daughters and several friends.

Betty Whitaker Siano

7 December 1927 - 7 December 2017

Dr. Betty Whitaker Siano, 90, formerly of Appomattox, died Thursday, December 7, 2017, in Arkansas. She was the wife of the late James Nano Siano.

Margaret Williams

7 December 2017

After a short illness, Margaret Williams (nee JEPSON) died suddenly on December 7, 2017, at the age of 69. Margaret Jepson joined Aramco in December 1977 where she was assigned to Office Services Steno Pool.

Raymond Hutton Stone Jr.

6 December 2017

Raymond Hutton Stone Jr., 84, of Brockton, passed peacefully on December 6, 2017. He is survived by his son, Raymond H. Stone III; daughters, Suzanne Alfano, Jacqueline Stone and Tara Stone; grandchildren, Victoria, Nikko, Brandon, Aaliyah, Jihad, Anthony, Brian and Kahmari; great-grandson, Jihad; nieces, Jean and Elizabeth.

Douglas Lee Hamilton

22 May 1928 - 3 December 2017

Douglas Lee Hamilton, D.D.S. of San Rafael, died peacefully on December 3, 2017, surrounded by his family, at the age of 89. Doug was born on May 22,1928 in San Francisco, the eldest of two sons born to Lloyd and Dorothy Hamilton.