Jerry Johnson: 79, of Baker City, died Nov. 4, 2018, at his home. His memorial service, with military honors, will be at 11:30 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 8, at the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 42171 Chico Road. Pastor Monte Wood will officiate. There will be a reception afterward at the church. To light a candle for Jerry or to leave a condolence for his family, go to

Gloria A. Grammatico: 87, died Oct. 11, 2018, at Puyallup, Washington. Her memorial service will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St. Pastor Karl Wittich of Calvary Baptist Church will officiate. Memorial contributions may be made to Calvary Baptist Church through Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St. Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in Gloria’s memory, go to

Lyndelle McCoy: 83, of Baker City, died Nov. 5, 2018, at BeeHive Homes in Baker City surrounded by her family. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneral


Bill and Veryl Waldron: Memorial service Saturday, Nov. 10, at 11 a.m. at Pine Valley Presbyterian Church in Halfway. Friends are invited to join the family at the Lions Hall for a potluck reception after the service with slide shows and memories being shared. Meat, potatoes and rolls will be provided; a potluck side dish would be appreciated. Following the Lions Club reception, the celebration will continue with live music at Wild Bill’s Restaurant and Lounge starting at 3 p.m. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneral


Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

HARASSMENT (three counts), INTERFERING WITH POLICE and CRIMINAL MISCHIEF III: Angela Denise Cookson, 44, of 2450 Broadway St., 8:25 a.m. Tuesday, in the 1700 block of Campbell Street; jailed; Cookson also was served a Baker County Circuit Court warrant at the jail charging her with violating her release agreement.

THEFT II and UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE: David Samuel Cutshall, 36, of 1345 Elm St., 1:53 p.m. Tuesday, in the 700 block of Campbell Street; jailed.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests, citations

FAILURE TO APPEAR (Coos County warrant): Kayela Burcham, 30, of 2524 Ninth St., 9:17 a.m. Monday, at the Courthouse; jailed and later released.

OREGON PAROLE BOARD WARRANT: Tracy Leroy Hughes, 52, of Baker City, 10:34 a.m. Tuesday at the Sheriff’s Office; jailed.

Oregon State Police

Arrests, citations

CUTTING AND TRANSPORTING OF SPECIAL FOREST PRODUCTS: John Richard Owens, 53, of Baker City, 8:12 a.m. Oct. 28, on National Forest Road 1120; cited and released; police said Owens was cutting wood without a woodcutting permit.