Edward Marshall: 78, of Sumpter, died May 4, 2018, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Arrangements have been entrusted to Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel. To light a candle in memory of Edward, go to

Betty Louella Miller: 90, of Baker City, died May 5, 2018, at her home. Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel is in charge of arrangements. To light a candle in memory of Betty, go to


Patricia Collier: Graveside service Friday, May 11, at 11 a.m. at Mount Hope Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispine

Nadine Esther Winsor: Memorial service, 11 a.m., Saturday, May 12, 2018, at Mount Hope Cemetery in Baker City. Pastor Troy Teeter will officiate. There will be a celebration of life reception afterward at Rick and Nadine’s residence. Memorial contributions in honor of Nadine may be made to MSTI (Mountain States Tumor Institute) or to the charity of one’s choice through Coles Tribute Center at 1950 Place St., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle for Nadine, go to

Viola Marie Hutton Brue: Her ashes are being interred in a Hutton family plot at Mount Hope Cemetery in Baker City. A memorial service and celebration of Viola’s life will take place at noon Saturday, May 12, at the Baker United Methodist Church, 1919 Second St. Memorial contributions may be made to the Immanuel United Methodist Church, 200 W. Watkins St., Cave Junction, OR 97523.

Cindi Jo Spriet: Her memorial service will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 12, at the Haines Cemetery. David Peterson will officiate. There will be a reception afterward at the Baker City Christian Church, 675 Highway 7.

Mike Marlow: A celebration of Mike’s life and potluck will be Saturday, May 12, at 4 p.m. at the Eagle Valley Grange (old Richland School on Moody Road). Online condolences may be made at www.tamispine

Lorraine Eleanor Valentine: Memorial service Sunday, May 13, at 1 p.m., at the Baker City Christian Church, 675 Highway 7. Pastor Jesse Whitford will officiate. After the memorial service, a procession will lead family and friends to Mount Hope Cemetery for the interment. Everyone will be invited back to the Baker City Christian Church afterward for a reception in the Fellowship Hall. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or to Boys Town through Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in memory of Lorraine or to leave a condolence for her family, go to

Joe McBroom: Celebration of life will be Saturday, May 19, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 2005 Valley Ave. There will be a potluck style buffet, so if able to do so please bring a dish of your choosing. Beverages will be available. Those who would like to make a memorial donation in honor of Joe may do so to help defray his service expenses through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 543 Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences can be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneral


Baker City Police

Arrest, citations

VIOLATION OF RELEASE AGREEMENT: Alexis Kelley Bevercombe, 22, transient, 851 p.m. Sunday, in the 2400 block of Ninth Street; jailed.

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS: Michael Richard Watson Jr., 34, of 2360 C St., 12:49 a.m. today, in the 1500 block of Campbell Street; jailed; police said the arrest was made after investigation of a crash.

ASSAULT IV, HARASSMENT and DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Fred Albano Hidalgo, 28, of 3181 River Park Drive,10:24 p.m. Saturday, in the 2500 block of E Street; jailed; police said Hidalgo assaulted River Colnot, 19, of Richland, leaving scratches on Colnot’s chin and marks on his neck and shoulders.

THEFT III: Ed Allen Braswell, 43, of Baker City, 9:14 am. Friday, in the 1700 block of Main Street; cited and released.

CRIMINAL TRESPASSING: Melissa Jean Lattymer, 33, of Baker City, 3:55 p.m. Friday, at 13th and Carter streets; jailed.

VIOLATION OF STALKING PROTECTIVE ORDER (Jackson County warrant): Edward Scott Paxton, 47, of Grants Pass, 5:20 p.m. Friday, in the 3700 block of Midway Drive; jailed.

POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE, DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS (Marion County warrant) and PAROLE VIOLATION (Clackamas County warrant) : Christopher John Carroll Jr., 31, of Molalla, 7:10 p.m. Friday, at the Albertsons parking lot; jailed.

FELON IN POSSESSION OF A FIREARM: Jestin Lee Harding, 35, of 820 Campbell St., 2:34 p.m. Saturday, at H and 10th streets; cited and released.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS and PROBATION VIOLATION: Billy Brent Severe, 34, of Vale, 3:43 p.m. Saturday, on Pocahontas Road; jailed.

UNAUTHORIZED USE OF A MOTOR VEHICLE: Phillip Thomas Brown, 46, no fixed address, Halfway, 6:45 p.m. Saturday, at Halfway; jailed.

UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF FIREARMS: Richard Alan Baker, 59, and Kelley Renee Heizer, 56, both of 42792 Goodrich Lane, 7:37 a.m. Friday, at their home; both were jailed.