Dorothy (Melchior) Thompson: 60, of Halfway, died Feb. 25, 2018, at St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center in Boise. Arrangements are under the direction of Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com
Marla Coalwell: 64, formerly of Baker City, died Feb. 24, 2018, at her home in John Day. There will not be a service, but for those who would like to make a donation in Marla’s memory the family suggests The Ronald McDonald House or St. Jude Children’s Hospital through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneral
Baker City Police
UNAUTHORIZED USE OF A MOTOR VEHICLE and POSSESSION OF A STOLEN VEHICLE: Dixon Wesley Jones, 26, of Pendleton, 2:19 a.m. Sunday, in the 4000 block of Kirkway Drive; jailed; police recovered a 1999 Buick four-door sedan registered to Cami Elshoura, 51, of Pendleton.
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS: Myka Dawn Spriet, 50, of 137 W. Foothill Drive, 3:10 a.m. Saturday, at Highway 7 and Mitchell Street; jailed and later released on bail.
CRIMINAL MISCHIEF II and RECKLESS DRIVING (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Taylor Michael Morris, 21, of 1515 Valley Ave., 12:09 p.m. Saturday, in the 1600 block of Estes Street; jailed and later released on bail.
VIOLATION OF RELEASE AGREEMENT (Baker County Circuit Court warrant) and PAROLE VIOLATION (Oregon State Parole Board warrant): Paul Adam Heller, transient, 10:16 p.m. Saturday, in the 2400 block of Broadway Street; jailed.
Baker County Sheriff’s Office
THEFT II (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Joseph Robin Spencer, 68, of Halfway, 10:06 a.m. Sunday, at Halfway; cited and released
James R. “Jim” Sherman: Memorial service with military honors will take place Saturday, March 3, at 11 a.m. at the Elkhorn Baptist Church, 3520 Birch St., with Pastor Tim Fisher officiating. Following the service, a reception will take place at Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St. To light a candle for James or to leave a condolence for his family, go to www.grayswestco.com
Terri Lynne Wilson: Memorial service will be Saturday, March 3, at 1 p.m. at the Harvest Church, 3720 Birch St., with Pastor Brad Phillips officiating. Friends are invited to join the family for a reception in the church fellowship hall afterward. To light a candle in memory of Terri, or to leave a condolence for her family, go to www.grayswestco.com
Frances Burgess: Memorial service will be Friday, March 9, at 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 1995 Fourth St., with Pastor Katy Nicole officiating. Following the service a refreshment reception will take place in the church’s fellowship hall. To light a candle in memory of Frances or to leave a condolence for her family, go to www.grayswestco.com
Harold Bell: Celebration of his life with military honors will be Saturday, March 3, from noon to 3 p.m. at the Eagles Lodge, 2935 H St. It will be a potluck. For those who would like to make a donation in memory of Harold, the family suggests Heart ’N Home Hospice, Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 3456, or a charity of one’s choice through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com