Alvin D. Davis: 87, of Baker City, died Jan. 21, 2019, at his home. At his request there will be no service. Private inurnment will be at Pine Haven Cemetery in Richland. Services are under the direction of Coles Tribute Center. To light a candle in memory of Alvin, go to www.colestributecenter.com
Curtis McEwen: 56, of Baker City, died Jan. 23, 2019, at his home. Arrangements are under the direction of Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispine
Denise Christianson: Celebration of her life, and potluck reception, Saturday, Jan. 26, at 1 p.m. at the Lions Club Hall in Halfway. The family requests donations to either of Denise’s favorite community efforts, the Pine Valley Community Museum or the Pine Valley Fairgrounds, through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispine
Gene Oliver Markle: His funeral will be Wednesday, Jan. 30, at 11 a.m. at Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave. Interment will be at the Haines Cemetery. To light a candle in memory of Gene, go to wwwgrayswestco.com
Steven Valentine: Celebration of his life, Saturday, Feb. 2, at 1 p.m. at the Baker City VFW Hall, 2005 Valley Ave. In the spring, a graveside military service will take place, the date and time to be announced later. The family suggests memorial contributions to Best Friends of Baker through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispine
Baker City Police
CONTEMPT OF COURT (Lincoln County Circuit Court warrant): Rabecca Shawn Beach, 45, of Baker City, 11:35 a.m. Wednesday, in the 2300 block of Fourth Street; jailed and later released.
CONTEMPT OF COURT (Baker County warrant): James Dewayne Reedy, 52, 4:05 p.m., in the 2400 block of 15th Street; jailed and later released.
PROBATION VIOLATION (Parole and Probation detainer): Kenny Lee Hellman, 50, of 2787 Third St., 5:02 a.m. Thursday, in the 2300 block of Resort Street; jailed.
Baker County Sheriff’s Office
CONTEMPT OF COURT (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Daniel Jose Harding-Ortiz, 19, of La Grande, 8:05 a.m. Wednesday, at the sheriff’s office; jailed and later granted a conditional release.
PROBATION VIOLATION: Robert Allen Wiersch, 31, of Huntington, 1:52 p.m. Wednesday, at Huntington; jailed.
THEFT II (Baker County warrant): Jeffery Dean Buxton, 49, of Baker City, 3:31 p.m. Wednesday, at the Courthouse; jailed and later released.
VIOLATION OF RELEASE AGREEMENT: David James Eastin, 34, of 2815 Second St., 8:27 a.m. Thursday, at the sheriff’s office; jailed and later released.