A look back at the deaths in the Hope area, as submitted to HSJ Online.

January
Jeffrey A. Burton
Rita F. Hewitt
Charles (Chuck) A. Mee
Gladys Marcille Roarks
Larry Monroe
Afena W. Walker
Sonny L. Todd
Mary Gruhl Scheidt

February
Virginia F. Gabbard
Natalee Jo Powers
Gerald W. Henry
Barbara Lee Rucker Burlew
Rick A. Watson
Loretta J. Watkins Burch Baute
Barbara Sue (Thayer) Johnson

March
Carols C. Crain
Kenneth C. Pumphrey
Lori Ann McIntosh
Lou Ann Raeder

April
David W. Mobley
Freddie Lee Martin
Ileen Mae Crouse
Wanda Rose Ball
Orva Dean Huntsman
Lisa Mae Price
Minnie L. Stitt
Garry L. Estes
Morris D. Nading
Paul Duane Collins
Timothy "Chip" Harris

May
Otis Sherdon "Rhoadie" Rhoades
Joshawa Wayne Coy
George R. "Dick" Hatton
Colleen Zollman
Kenneth R. Manning II
Beverly G. Debaun
Michael T. Summers
Lawrence Robert Benner
Linda A. Beuse
Janet Lee Allen McCart
Tobias Eli Au
Arthur E. Burton
Linda L. (Sigman) Hubbard
Phyllis Ann Beaman Baker
Garry Lee "Fuzzy" Barrett

June
Marilyn Marr Lentz
Herman Deckard
Everett James Miller
Lonnie Lorraine Bennett
Donna J. Detraz Burkman Oliver
Hazel Marie Dean Phillips
Mary "Ma" Elsie Naseef
James T. Mee
Janice Arlene Carnahan

July
Byron R. (Barney) Carr
Evelyn M. Trisler
Naomi R. Heuer
Valerie Drake Fetter
Rita Perkins
Douglas Q. Harper

August
Gary L. McLellan
Robert (Bob) Burns
Darlena Lynn Barrett
James H. Meier
Ronald D. Hatton
Loretta Rose
Steven W. Miller
Tom Carr Lentz
Dotty Jo Hill

September
Sarah Rose Taylor
Jerry Duane Bell
Pryntha (Penny) K. Dykes
Bruce C. Sigman
Cleota Ann Drake
Oliver (Ollie) Cowan

October
Peggy L. Proffitt
R. Brent Ramey
Charles (Chuck) Clark Baker

November
Wanda Kay Fortner
Carol R. Dailey
Ronald (Ron) Lee Hudson
Nathan W. Natole

December
Karen L. Bugg
Mary Grace Miller
Harold W. Gearhart
James W. Schrougham
Mark (Odi) Odiorne
Verna P. Webb
Harold Wayne Titus
Pamela S. Hill
David Lee Hill
Peggy J. Mitchner-George